CILT Skillnet & Professional Development Courses

IOSH Managing Safety Certificate

About the Course

This 4-day IOSH Managing Safely course is intended for those required to manage safely and effectively in compliance with both their organisation’s policy and best practice in health and safety. Managing Safety is a high impact interactive course covering the health and safety management for managers and supervisors in any organisation in any sector. It’s designed to give managers all they need to know to help them handle health and safety in their teams.


Duration:    4 Day Course
Time: 09:00 - 17:30
Location: Dublin & Cork

Mon to Thurs, 22nd—25th July 2019  (Cork)

Mon to Thurs, 12th—15th August 2019  (Dublin)

Mon to Thurs, 4th—7th November 2019  (Cork)

Mon to Thurs, 11th—14th November 2019  (Dublin)

Price: €470 per participant

Who should attend?

Employees in an organisation who have to manage risk and resources should attend. The course’s aim is to provide these people with the knowledge and skills they require to manage resource and risk in compliance with their organisation’s policy and best practice in health and safety.

Course Content

  • Introducing Managing Safely
  • Assessing Risks
  • Controlling Risks
  • Understanding your Responsibilities
  • Identifying Hazards
  • Investigating Accidents and Incidents
  • Measuring Performance
  • Protecting our Environment

Benefits of IOSH Managing Safety

On completion participants will be able to:

  • Understand their responsibilities.
  • Have the practical ability to manage health and safety issues in the workplace.
  • Be able to implement risk assessment and control strategies.
  • Have an understanding of health, safety and environmental management systems and their business benefits.
  • Have a basic understanding of common hazards including; fire, electricity, working at height, stress, noise, vibration, chemicals and workplace transport.
  • English is the language in which training is delivered and participants must have a good command of the English language. If participants wish to bring an interpreter they may do so but prior notice must be given to The CILT.

Delivery of course:

Candidates receive a workbook that includes sections for notes and Q&A sessions.

This is a classroom course based around presentations and discussions. Team exercises, board games, quizzes and DVDs are also used to deliver the course.


  • Multiple choice exam
  • Project on risk assessment 


Upon successful completion of the assessments (which is a multiple-choice exam completed on day 4 and a Risk Assessment Project) participants will be awarded an IOSH Managing Safely Certificate.