IOSH Managing Safely

Course code: SHE001
Official ISOH qualification

Ideal for those who are in a role required to manage safely or for those looking at beginning a health and safety career…

  • Official IOSH Qualification
  • Successful students can become affiliate of IOSH
  • Ideal for managers who are required to manage in compliance with health and safety
  • Understand how to assess and control risks
  • Learn health and safety requirements in relation to law
  • Submit assignment and take exam online
  • Perfect preparation for those looking to study NEBOSH
This course is only available to study online.
Course overview

An important qualification in the health and safety industry, this course is an essential addition to your CV.

For those looking to boost their skills and career either as a manger or for those who require a qualification in managing safely.

Understand risk assessments and learn how to investigate incidents properly.

Course Duration

Up to 6 months.

Study Hours

Approximately 36 hours.

Course Outcome

You will receive your official IOSH Managing Safely qualification.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


Online exam and work-based risk assessment.

Course content
  • Course overview
  • Why it is important to manage safely
  • What your role in influencing managing safely is
  • What a risk is
  • What a risk assessment is
  • How a risk assessment is carried out
  • How to reduce risks
  • How to decide which risk control to use
  • What the law requires you to do
  • How the law works
  • What are the key elements of a health and safety management system are
  • What common hazards are
  • What you can do about common hazards
  • Why incidents are investigated
  • Why incidents happen
  • How to carry out an incident investigation
  • What performance measurement is about
  • How to measure health and safety performance
  • What auditing is
Extra info

Course Duration

You will have up to 6 months to complete your course. This is plenty of time to ensure you are able to study for your course, at your own pace.

During this time you will receive full tutor support.

The total study time is 36 hours but you can take as long as you need to.


You will be required to take an online examination and a work based project.

Your online exam will consist of 30 questions which are fully interactive.

Your work based project will be a risk assessment based on a real life scenario.  This will be submitted online to your tutor.

Study Method

You will study for your course entirely online and receive full tutor support through email.

The online portal makes learning more interactive with presentations, audio recordings and interactive modules.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. Anyone is able to enrol onto this course.

Course Outcome

If you are successful, you will receive your official IOSH Managing Safely qualification.


Once you have completed this qualification, you are able to progress on to the official NEBOSH General Certificate.


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