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Overview - IOSH Working Safely

An understanding of health and safety principles and practices is central for every workplace. This interactive e-learning course leads to a globally recognised IOSH certificate in 'Working Safely' and will provide individuals with thorough knowledge about the essentials of health and safety.

IOSH are the biggest health and safety membership organisation in the world and the only chartered body for H&S professionals. Established for more than 70 years with over 40,000 members across 99 countries, there is no doubt you are receiving quality training.

Who would benefit from this training?

Working Safely is suitable for people at any level, in any sector, needing a grounding in the essentials of health and safety.

Individuals will benefit by gaining a nationally recognised certificate in health and safety training that meets government’s guidelines and is a 100 per cent match to the Health and Safety Executive's 'passport' syllabus.

On completion of this course you will receive a confirmation email that you have successfully completed your training. The accredited certificate from the Institution of Occupational and Health (IOSH) will be posted to you by Royal Mail Signed for 1st Class delivery and it should be with you within 2-3 weeks of your completion date.

Please note: it is recommended that learners retake the IOSH Working Safely course every three years.

Lesson Plan

IOSH Working Safely is split into five interactive modules:

  • An introduction to working safely; the principles of why working safely is important.
  • Defining hazard and risk; recognising risks in the workplace and understanding the application of risk assessments.
  • Identifying common hazards; understanding how hazards arise and how to prevent them.
  • Improving safety performance; understanding how systems and processes can be put in place to improve safety performance and how these relate to all levels of the workforce.
  • Protecting our environment; how organisations and individuals can get involved in reducing environmental impacts.

Certification

Upon completion of the e-learning material, you must sit an online assessment. The assessment consists of 21 multiple choice questions and three hazard spotting exercises. Candidates who successfully complete the assessments will be sent an accredited certificate from the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

Testimonials

Very easy to use with good explanations and note function was useful
KH 04/02/2015

I am new to the construction industry and found it very interesting.
LW 23/02/2015

I liked the way that the learning modules engaged with me by asking me questions and getting me to spot the hazards to make sure that I fully understood the content.
TW 25/03/2015

The graphical images and user interface was interactive and enjoyable.
SW 17/04/2015

I liked the way information was repeated through different modules, so it kind of worked in repetition, which is a great way to learn
AM 19/04/2015

The thing I liked the most was that it didn’t overload with you too much information, this made it easier to understand
DC 05/05/2015

The modules were short and you can do it in stages
SW 05/05/2015

Liked the voice over very much. Much easier to learn when listening rather than reading.
MH 06/06/2015

You can follow the modules at your own pace to fit in with everyday life.
GN 31/07/2015

Cost

£95.00 + VAT (£114.00 inc. VAT) - This cost is for a single user and gives access to the course content and online test for 6 months.

Discounts are available for multiple users (10 or more) for more information please contact info@virtual-college.co.uk or telephone us on 01943 885089.

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