The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is the world's only chartered health and safety body. IOSH was founded in 1945 and it is the world's most well-known and esteemed health and safety organisation. IOSH courses vary in competency levels ranging from advanced certificates suitable for professional safety practitioners down to courses suitable for people seeking to grow their knowledge in this area.
Who IOSH courses are suitable for
North West Fire Solutions is an authorised provider of IOSH health and safety courses. Our IOSH courses are suitable for all organisational types whether private companies, charities or public organisations. Our IOSH courses aim to give attendees essential health and safety knowledge. Attendees gain the ability to eliminate health and safety issues both before and when problems arise in the workplace.
Core course content
Our core IOSH Managing Safety course contains eight core modules. Courses are run over 4 days. This course is the ideal choice for managers and supervisors who wish to gain practical health and safety knowledge. This course prepares attendees wishing to obtain the NEBOSH Certificate.
A list of modules covered in the IOSH Managing Safety course includes:
- An introduction to safety management
- Safety risk assessment
- Risk control
- Health and safety responsibilities
- Hazard identification
- Accident investigation
- Health and safety performance measurement
- The protection of working environment
We offer IOSH refresher courses running over one day. This is suitable for those who have passed the IOSH Managing Safety course no more than three years ago.
How courses are run
Our IOSH course is taught by a qualified health and safety practitioner. Course content is taught in a fun and refreshing manner which reflects real-life situations. Courses are taught in the context of how health and safety applies to your specific business. We employ different techniques of learning to target all learning preferences. Learning is not passive. Instead attendees take an active role during group work. Health and safety principles are taught through mimicking real-life situations.
IOSH courses we offer
We offer the below list of IOSH courses:
- IOSH Managing Safety course (4 days)
- IOSH Refresher course (1 day)
- IOSH Working Safety course (1 day)
- IOSH Safety for Senior Executives course (1 day)
We are able to travel to your premises in order to teach the above courses. We require minimal group sizes of four participants.
Once course content has been taught an examination will be taken. The examination consists of 22 multi-choice questions. Attendees will be awarded an accredited IOSH health and safety qualification if the examination is successfully passed.
Contact North West Fire Solutions today
If you would like to learn more about our IOSH courses then call today on 0151 665 0124 or complete the enquiry form and a member of our team will contact you within the hour. We provide IOSH training courses throughout the North West of England including Wirral, Liverpool, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, Wrexham, Manchester and Cheshire.