IOSH – Working Safely


Working Safely is a completely different approach to safety and health training. It’s a high-impact programme designed to be fun and get people fully involved. The first-class, jargon-free content is based on what people need to know in practice, and not off-putting legal language.

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Andover – SP11-9FA 

1 Day

At the end of the IOSH Working course, delegates are required to undertake a multiple choice assessment and complete short risk assessment style activities.

IOSH Working Safely Course information

This IOSH Working Safely course is intended for personnel at all levels in all organisations. It may be arranged for apprentices, adult workers, office staff or supervisors who have had no formal safety and health training.

What is covered

The course is made up of theoretical sessions delivered by your Instructor who will provide a detailed course programme at the start of the course.  

Key modules of the IOSH Working Safely course include:

  • Introduction for working safely
  • Defining hazard and risk
  • Identifying common hazards and controls
  • Improving safety performance

Upon completion of the course, learners will be able to:

  • Identify why it is important to work safely
  • Identify everyone’s responsibilities in relation to health, safety and well-being in the workplace
  • Define key terms in health and safety
  • Identify workplace hazards and risks, their impact and how to control them
  • Identify ways in which health, safety and well-being are managed and improved within the workplace.

How is the IOSH Working Safely Course assessed

At the end of the IOSH Working course, delegates are required to undertake a multiple choice assessment and complete short risk assessment style activities.

Those who successfully complete the assessments at the end of the course are awarded an IOSH Certificate in Working Safely.

Why take the IOSH Working Safely Course

Working Safely is for people at any level, in any sector worldwide, who need a grounding in the essentials of safety and health. It gives everyone at work an understanding of why they must ‘work safely’ – and does it in an enjoyable way.

Is the IOSH Course for me

The course is aimed at employees of any level, in any sector, and meets the government’s guidelines for introductory health and safety training. A one-day course, IOSH Working Safely offers classroom based jargon-free health and safety knowledge at a basic level.

Get Your CSCS Card

The IOSH Working Safely course is recognised by CSCS as an equivalent course to the CITB Health and Safety Awareness course.

This means that once you have completed the 1 day Working Safely course, received your certificate and you have completed your touch screen test (book here) you can successfully apply for your card.

It can take 4-6 weeks to receive your IOSH Working Safely certificate and you won’t be able to apply for your CSCS card until you receive your certificate.

CSCS Cards

To gain your CSCS card take a look at the video below, or follow these steps:

  1. Pass your CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test £19.50 (book here)
  2. Attend your 1 day health and safety course available from £150.
  3. Call 0344 994 4777 and apply for your card at a cost of £30.

Benefits of taking the IOSH Certificate

The many benefits of taking your IOSH Managing Safely Certificate with Southwest Health and Safety include:

  • AchievementSouthwest have excellent pass rates consistently from 95-100%
  • Expert tutor support –   Our tutors will be on hand to support you all the way through the course
  • Interactive training –  with discussions, case studies and application to workplace case studies 
  • Confidence – Ensuring that you are well prepared for all exams with revision materials and exam question practice

Your Business

  • Greater productivity – fewer hours lost to sickness and accidents
  • Improved organisation-wide safety awareness culture and appreciation of safety measures
  • Active staff involvement to improve the workplace
  • Peace of mind from training that’s designed and quality-controlled by IOSH – the Chartered body for safety and health professionals 
  • Minimal disruption to working days and shifts – the programme is delivered in just one day, including the assessment
  • Efficient and effective learning – health, safety and environmental basics are covered in a single, self-contained session 
  • Globally-recognised, respected and certificated training for its staff  


  • An outline of occupational safety and health
  • Define a hazard and risk 
  • Identify common hazards 
  • Help to improve safety performance

Book you course here   IOSH Website


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