IOSH Working Safely is a one-day course that focuses on why health and safety is important, and how you can make a real difference to the wellbeing of yourself and others through changing your behaviour.
The IOSH Working Safely course is also now equivalent to a Level 1 Award in Health & Safety in a Construction Environment. This means that delegates who successfully complete it can apply for a Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) green Labourer card once they’ve passed the CITB Health, Safety and Environment Operatives Test.
Who will this programme benefit?
People at any level, in any sector, needing a grounding of health and safety. The IOSH Working Safely course is intended for all employees who are not in a management or supervisory role, and will assist workers in complying with the requirements of health and safety in the workplace. The IOSH Working Safely course also aims to promote co-operation with managers in safety activities to improve the organisation’s safety performance.
No more ‘death by PowerPoint’. We know that getting people fully involved, having fun, and learning by doing, is the way to achieve health and safety training success. This course is fun and engaging to get the vital H&S message across. Jargon-free content is used and their is a focus on what people really need to know. There are several scenarios and practical assessments
You will be given an IOSH Working Safely workbook that will be referred to throughout the programme and will work as an excellent reference guide. To gain the qualification participants will need to complete a 10 question, multiple-choice assessment paper and three hazard spotting exercises (This is all completed during the 1 day programme).
By the end of the programme you will be able to:
- What H&S is and the importance of observing safe working practices
- Know different hazards and risks that exist in the workplace
- Identify common hazards
- Improve their own safety performance and reduce the risk of accidents.