Level 2, Part Time

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Managing Safely is unlike any other course. You'll find a practical programme, full of step-by-step guidance, and a sharp business focus. But you'll also find that the highly innovative format and content engages and inspires your staff — critical to getting safety and health embedded across the whole organisation.

Course details

Managing Safely covers:

  • Assessing risks
    • Controlling risks
    • Understanding responsibilities
    • Understanding hazards
    • Investigating incidents
    • Measuring performance Memorable and thought-provoking facts and case studies help drive the points home over the whole course. Each module is backed by crystal-clear examples and recognisable scenarios, and summaries reinforce the key learning points.
Entry guidelines

You are expected to have a management/supervisory role involving health and safety. You should have at least two years work experience in any area of work before studying this course and have a level 2 English qualification or equivalent skills. If English is not your first Language you should be qualified to IELTS 6.5.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Assessment Method

The end of course assessment is in two parts. 1.The multi-format examination paper comprises a mix of multiple choice and objective questions. 2..A practical risk assessment based project carried out in the delegates own workplace. Successful delegates are awarded an IOSH Managing Safely certificate.

Additional Information

Managing Safely is designed for managers and supervisors in any sector, and any organisation worldwide. They won't suddenly become safety experts — but they'll get up-to-speed on the practical actions they need to take, and gain the knowledge and tools to tackle the safety and health issues they're responsible for. Importantly, Managing Safely makes a powerful case for safety and health being an integral part of day-to-day management and business. Benefits include:

  • Peace of mind from training that's designed and quality-controlled by the Chartered body for safety and health professionals, IOSH
  • Flexibility — the programme can be delivered flexibly so that it suits your business Efficient and effective learning — health, safety and environmental basics are covered in a single programme
  • Globally-recognised, respected and certificated training for managers and supervisors
Where can I progress to?

Candidates looking to build their health and safety expertise may wish to consider one of the NEBOSH certificate course in General Health & Safety, Construction Health & Safety or Fire Safety & Risk Management.

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When does this course run?

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm (all year round) and Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am-6.30pm (term time only).