IOSH Managing Safely E-learning

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What is Managing Safely?

Managing Safely is an internationally recognised and versatile health and safety qualification that is accredited by the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

Our E-Learning course has been designed to reflect the modern workplace, and to address the ever present need for leaders, managers and supervisors to have knowledge of health and safety. The course aims to provide you with an understanding of how to deal with health and safety issues within the workplace, and to make you aware of your health and safety responsibilities.

A certificate is provided to confirm your successful completion of the IOSH Managing Safely® Course.

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ACT have been providing IOSH training since 1991, and in this time we have helped thousands of students through IOSH Managing Safely® E-Learning.

Regardless of your health and safety experience, the organisation that you work for, or your job role, you can benefit from what an IOSH Managing Safely® course has to offer.

  • 24/7 Access to course materials
  • Tutor support available
  • Technical Support available
  • IOSH Approved Qualification
  • Study at your own pace
  • Multi-licence discounts
  • Manager accounts to track progress
  • Try before you buy with a free trial


The IOSH Managing Safely E-learning is based on the 3-day classroom course. The time it will take to complete this e-learning is dependent on the amount of time that you can attribute to your study. It typically takes around 22 hours of study to complete, and as such is valid for 22 hours of Continued Professional Development (CPD).

Each e-learning student licence duration is 6 months from date of activation, which gives you plenty of time to complete the course.

Our IOSH E-Learning Platform

Our e-learning platform, OTTIS, is user-friendly and approachable, while still retaining all of the vital information that is required to complete this qualification.

You can access our e-learning platform at any time and anywhere with an internet connection, so you can organise your studying to suit your schedule.

When you log on, you can resume from where you left off, and our built-in progress tracker makes it easy to see how close you are to your goal.

The course is split into seven separate modules, each with its own set of learning outcomes and resources. Each module also includes case studies, videos, and interactive exercises to test your understanding.
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The assessment for this course is split into two parts, a multiple-choice knowledge assessment and a practical workplace risk assessment.

The multiple-choice assessment is completed fully online, and your practical workplace risk assessment will be carried out in your workplace and then uploaded to our e-learning platform.

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Who can benefit from a Managing Safely® course?

An effective manager is a key aspect of business success, and there is no exception to be made when it comes to health and safety.
A capable and competent manager who has health and safety training can help to reduce the risks that are faced by organisations of every shape and size.

Red boat leading blue boats

Managing Safely® is an ideal qualification for anyone that is in a managerial or supervisory role. The units are designed to provide you with the skills that you need to effectively manage risks, and understand your responsibilities within the workplace.

The knowledge that is contained within the course is applicable to a wide variety of roles, so you don’t have to be a manager to gain from achieving this certificate.

What’s inside?

The IOSH Managing Safely® course provides a comprehensive understanding of the general health and safety issues that affect all types of organisations and teaches crucial skills such as, how to manage risks.
It is designed to be applicable to any sector worldwide and provides the knowledge and tools that you will need in order to work safely.

Our E-learning platform divides the course up into 7 individual modules that you can complete at your own pace. The content of the modules is designed to be interesting and memorable, with real life examples along the way, and mini-assessments to confirm your understanding.

  • Module 1 – Introducing managing safely
  • Module 2 – Assessing risks
  • Module 3 – Controlling risks
  • Module 4 – Understanding your responsibilities
  • Module 5 – Identifying hazards
  • Module 6 – Investigating incidents
  • Module 7 – Measuring performance

What are the assessments?

Upon successful completion of the two assessments you will receive a certificate to show that you have completed this IOSH accredited health and safety qualification.

To successfully complete the qualification you must achieve a ‘pass’ in the two assessments.
There is a 45 minute multiple choice question exam that is completed in full on the E-learning platform, and a practical risk assessment project that is conducted in your workplace and uploaded to our E-learning platform.

If you would like more information on what to expect from the assessments please contact a member of our team:
01384 447915

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3 Month extension of license after 6 month license expires = £60.00 + VAT


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