IOSH Working safely

All workers have a responsibility to ‘work safely’.

Working safely is a one-day course for people at any level, in any sector, that need a grounding in health and safety. 

Over 35,000 people took the Working safely course last year - visit our Trainer directory or Course calendar and book your place today.


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What does the business get?

  • Greater productivity as fewer hours are lost due to sickness and accidents.
  • Improved company-wide safety awareness culture and appreciation for safety measures.
  • Active staff involvement to improve the workplace.
  • Nationally-recognised and respected certification.
  • Enhanced reputation within the supply chain.

The right course for you

  • Memorable, thought-provoking facts and case studies throughout the course.
  • Each module has clear examples, scenarios and summaries to reinforce the key points.
  • Interactive games and quizzes help you learn in a refreshing, informal way.
  • The one-day course means minimal disruption to working days and shifts.
  • Efficient, effective learning – health and safety basics are covered in one session.

IOSH Course calendar

Working safely covers...

  • Defining hazard and risk
  • Identifying common hazards
  • Improving safety performance
  • Protecting our environment
  • You'll be evaluated using a multi-format question paper and a multiple choice hazard spotting exercise.
  • You can choose to receive the IOSH Working safely certificate and/or the IOSH safety passport as proof of your qualification.

Here's what people are saying about Working safely

“There has been a true awakening of awareness to health and safety across the business. And I believe this is why we’ve maintained our good safety record.”

Andrea Rodney, Director, Hone-All Precision Ltd.

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