There is a legal requirement under current legislation (Health & Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999) to manage workplace safety. The legislation requires an employer to appoint a competent person to carry out this duty. Part of the competencies are to ensure the key personnel are properly trained and a acceptable level of training is this IOSH Managing Safely course.
Beesafe’s IOSH Managing Safely Training Course provides those responsible for Health & Safety with an understanding and appreciation of the legal requirements it enable duty holders to comply with the mandatory requirement to comply with the introduction and maintenance of a safety management system.)The course covers key areas such as detailed below. At the end of the course upon successful completion the delegate will be awarded a IOSH certificate which will allow them to operate a H&S Advisor for 5 years. .
Who will benefit?
The course will be of particular interest to those with duties and responsibilities to manage all aspetcs of health and safety in their workplace. The expected delegates would be managers, supervisors, team leaders and current safety advisors/consultants.
Course content includes:
•Health and safety management systems
•OHSAS 18001 (soon to be ISO 45001)
•Identification and location of hazards that are common to most workplaces
•Risk assessment and Risk Control systems
•Managing specific hazards
•Control of environmental issues
The standard course can be tailored to meet client specific requirements.