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Managing Occupational Health and Wellbeing

Create a healthy and productive place of work

Managing Occupational Health and Wellbeing provides practical advice and tools for managers to help create a healthy and productive place of work.

If you are a training provider interested in delivering the Managing Occupational Health and Wellbeing course please visit the IOSH trainer network area.

Who the course is for

Anyone in a management or supervisory role. 

Why it works

  • Understand why it’s important to manage fluctuations in people’s health
  • Learn what to consider in a health needs assessment
  • Discover how to recognise a ‘well’ employee
  • Learn how to help co-workers return to work after an illness
  • Gain tools and techniques to improve health and wellbeing across your organisation

What to expect

  • Memorable and thought-provoking facts and case studies
  • Sections backed by clear examples and recognisable scenarios
  • Materials supplied for subsequent use in the workplace
  • Interactive discussions on workplace health topics
  • Practical exercise on how the learning can be applied in the workplace
  • Successful delegates awarded a Managing Occupational Health and Wellbeing certificate

Top 5 business benefits

  • Practical advice and tools for managers to help create a healthy and productive place of work
  • Improved health and wellbeing awareness across the organisation
  • Fewer hours lost due to ill-health and reduced presenteeism, resulting in greater productivity
  • Internationally recognised certification for managers and supervisors
  • Enhanced reputation within the supply chain, with customers and other stakeholders

Top 5 delegate benefits

  • Ensures you can manage health risks
  • Ensures you understand your own responsibilities for health and wellbeing and why it makes good business sense
  • Ensures you can manage fluctuations in people's health status and assess fitness for work
  • Empowers you to measure your own performance
  • Allows for reflections on good practice, both personally and organisation-wide

And a final word

If you would like to hear more about IOSH's role in occupational health, watch the latest videos from Bev Messinger, IOSH CE, and Bill Gunnyeon, Chair of the Board of Trustees.

“An important part of any manager’s job is looking after the health of their employees. If they can do that I am absolutely sure the employees will perform better, their teams will perform better, and so businesses will perform better.” Tony Bickerstaff, Costain, Chief Financial Officer.

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Register your interest

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