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IOSH Managing Safely Canada

Do You Need a Health and Safety Course for Employees?

IOSH logoIOSH Managing Safely is a basic risk management health and safety certificate for employees. It will enable organisations across Canada 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 in organisations of any size or sector who need an understanding of the health & safety issues in the workplace. This risk assessment based course provides managers and team leaders with the knowledge and skills to manage the health and safety of staff effectively.

Key facts:

  • It is an online course (16-24 hours) or a 4-day in-company classroom course for staff
  • Assessment is a multiple choice test and a workplace assignment
  • On successful completion you will have an internationally recognised IOSH approved certificate

What is covered in the IOSH Managing Safely Course? 

  • Health and safety responsibilities and accountabilities
  • How to assess and control hazards and risks effectively
  • Accident and incident investigation
  • Measuring health and safety performance
  • 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 across Canada 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 full IOSH Managing Safely syllabus.

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Why train your staff in IOSH Managing Safely?

IOSH Managing Safely will give your managers the insight and skills to effectively deal with health and safety issues in their role and the teams they manage, helping them to reduce risk, improve productivity, and avoid the direct and reputational costs associate with workplace accidents. You can be confident that business activities are being carried out safely, in line with international best practice. 

Are there any entry requirements for taking IOSH Managing Safely?

No, there are no entry requirements.

When will my staff receive their results and IOSH Managing Safely certificate?

Learners will receive their results 6 to 8 weeks after the course. Provided they've passed, they should receive their IOSH Certificate up to 18 weeks after the course.

What is included the price?

Training and tutor support, examination fees and the IOSH approved 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.