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IOSH Managing Safely in Africa

Do You Need a Health and Safety Course for Employees in Africa?

IOSH logoIOSH Managing Safely is a basic risk management health and safety certificate for employees. It enables organisations in countries across Africa to demonstrate a commitment to health and safety standards based on best international practice which is important for the reputation of organisations. 

Course Overview

IOSH Managing Safely is for managers who need an understanding of the health, safety and environmental issues in the workplace. It is a basic international health and safety certification providing managers and supervisors with the knowledge and skills to manage the health and safety of staff within their remit effectively.

Key facts:

  • It is a 4 day classroom course or 16-24 hour e-learning course
  • Assessment is a multiple choice test and a workplace assignment
  • On successful completion you will have an internationally recognised IOSH accredited certificate

Who is IOSH Managing Safely for? 

It is for staff in a line management, supervisory or team leader role in any size of organisation in any sector.

What is covered in the IOSH Managing Safely Course? 

The IOSH Managing Safely course content covers:

  • Health and safety responsibilities and accountabilities
  • How to assess and control hazards and risks effectively
  • Accident and incident investigation
  • Measuring health and safety performance
  • How to protect the environment

Course Assessment and IOSH Certificate

There is a 45 minute multiple choice test at the end of the course and a workplace health and safety risk assessment assignment. It must be completed within 2 weeks of doing the test, in order to pass. On successful completion of the assessment you will get an IOSH Certificate.

IOSH Managing Safely has become a more popular health and safety certificate in countries across Africa with an increase in members of IOSH, the largest international health and safety membership organisation for health and safety practitioners. 

For more detailed information read the IOSH Managing Safely syllabus by clicking here.

Choose How to Learn

E-learning course

E-learning is an enjoyable multimedia learning experience to complete in your own time with support during the course.

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In-company course

Training delivered at your site. We can tailor the course in line with organisational specifics.

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FAQs

Why take the course?

On successful completion of the course, staff will have the knowledge and tools to effectively deal with health and safety issues in their role and the teams they manage. Delegates will receive an internationally recognised and respected certificate.
 

Are there any entry requirements for taking IOSH Managing Safely?

No, there are no entry requirements.
 

When do you receive the results & IOSH Managing Safely Certificate?

You should receive the results 6 to 8 weeks after the course. Provided you have passed you, you should receive the IOSH Certificate up to 18 weeks after the course.

What is included the price?

Training and tutor support, examination fees and the IOSH accredited certificate and comprehensive course materials are all included in the price of your IOSH course.

How can I improve my career in health & safety after completing IOSH Managing Safely?

In your workplace ensure you put the concepts learnt on the course into practice. Sign up to regular e-news health, safety and environmental bulletins so that you are kept up to date on legislative and topical issues. Plan your next course, the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety which is an internationally recognised health and safety qualification.