IOSH Managing Safely

What is special about this course?

Accredited by the Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH), this is a 4-day interactive course which covers the basics of health & safety management in the workplace.

Entry requirements

There are no formal academic entry requirements but Managing Safely is for managers and supervisors in any sector and any organisation.

Managing Safely covers 8 interactive modules: 1. Introducing managing safely 2. Assessing risks 3. Controlling risks 4. Understanding your responsibilities 5. Identifying hazards 6. Investigating accidents and incidents 7. Measuring performance 8. Protecting our environment

How will I study my course?

  • Short course

How long will my course last?

4 Days

This 4 day course is classroom based.  A multi-choice assessment and risk assessment project needs to be completed and successful delegates are awarded an IOSH Managing Safely certificate.

Where can I study my course?

    • Auchtertyre
    • Broadford
    • Fort William
    • Gairloch
    • Kilchoan
    • Kinlochleven
    • Mallaig
    • Portree
    • Strontian
    • Ullapool

Start date

This course can be scheduled in any of our ten college centres. Call for information and to register your interest.




If you already have a Skills Development Scotland Individual Learning Account (ILA) then you can enrol on a course until 30 June 2017 as long as the course commences no later than 30 September 2017.

From October 2017, the scheme is being refreshed. For more information on how to apply for a new Individual Training Account (ITA) from Skills Development Scotland, go to:

What can I do on completion of my course?

This course will boost your CV and make you a more effective manager.

Is there more information available online?

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Apply for IOSH Managing Safely

To apply for this course, please contact your

local college centre.

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at West Highland College UHI. West Highland College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.

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