IOSH Directing Safely Course

IOSH Directing Safely Course

IOSH Directing Safely Course / The Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)

IOSH Directing Safely Course in Sheffield. A one day course Directing Safely is designed to provide senior managers / directors with an understanding of the moral, legal and business case for proactive health and safety management and to give guidance on effective risk management. The course material and hand-outs are used in conjunction with guidance from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), the Turnbull Report and associated legislation. This course is designed for directors / owners of SME’s (the term ‘small and medium sized enterprises’ applies to organisations with fewer than 250 employees).

2024 Course Dates

A 1 day course including a short examination which gives delegates a brief introduction into health and safety requirements in the workplace. IOSH Working Safely Courses are held regularly throughout the Yorkshire region.

For more information and course booking please call the ND Safety Booking Hotline on 07976 912669

March 15th

£150.00 + VAT

June 14th

£150.00 + VAT

September 13th

£150.00 + VAT

December 13th

£150.00 + VAT

Course Enquiry

Please complete the course enquiry form below. On receipt of your details, we will reply via return email.


    Locations can be booked to meet your specific requirements.


    Delegates are presented with an IOSH Directing safely for small and medium sized enterprises certificate on successfully completing the written and practical assessments.

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    Learning Objectives

    At the end of the IOSH Directing Safely Course you should be able to have…

    A. An understanding of the importance of strategic health and safety management and its integration into other business management systems.

    B. An understanding of directors’ and employees’ statutory duties.

    C. Skills to identify accident causes and plan for prevention through hazard identification, risk assessment and control strategies.

    D. An appreciation of the consequences of failing to manage health and safety effectively.

    E. An understanding of the importance of employee selection and the effect of human factors on health and safety.

    F. Skills to recognise the importance of consultation and communication with employees on health and safety issues.

    G. An appreciation of the significance of performance monitoring for continual improvement of health and safety management.

    For more information and enquiries regarding the IOSH Directing Safely Course, please contact ND Safety via our Enquiry Form. Alternatively, to speak with a member of our course booking team directly, please

    Telephone 07976 912669