Managing Health and Safety Training

CPD Approved RoSPA Approved
Managing Health & Safety
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  • Start when you like

  • Learn on any device (desktop, mobile or tablet)

  • Instant assessment and result

  • Train teams of all sizes

  • Bulk discounts starting at 10% off 10 courses

  • Learn on any device (desktop, mobile or tablet)

£25 +VAT

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Includes a 10% discount for 10+ courses

This Managing Health and Safety course is designed to teach key members of the management team how to enforce and monitor a successful health and safety culture in their organisation.

The course explains the legal requirements for health and safety in places of work, outlines what should be included in an effective health and safety policy, and goes into detail about how to use the 'Plan, Do, Check, Act' health and safety management framework. 

This course was last audited on: 10th Feb 2023
  • Written in compliance with UK legislation and guidance
  • Developed by health and safety professionals
  • Accredited by CPD and Assured by RoSPA Qualifications
  • Online training course and assessment with no time limits
  • Full audio voiceover
  • Approximate duration: 2 hours
  • Same day digital certificate. Printed certificate posted the next working day

Aims of the course

By the end of this course learners will:

  • Understand the responsibilities of employers, the self-employed, those in control of premises and employees.
  • Understand the applicable health and safety legislation.
  • Understand what needs to be included in a health and safety policy.
  • Understand the basics of carrying out a risk assessment.
  • Have knowledge of what is covered by the 'Plan, Do, Check, Act' health and safety management framework.


CPD Approved
RoSPA Approved

All of our courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

This course is also assured by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents through their RoSPA Qualifications Assurance System, as providing up-to-date, quality and content-approved training.

On successful completion of the course you will be sent a quality assured certificate through the post the next working day. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit. 

This certificate does not have an expiry date. However, based on industry best practice guidelines, the recommended renewal period for this training is 1 year. We will print this recommended renewal date on your certificate.

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If you wish to try this course then register for a demo by clicking the 'interactive demo' button. You will be given the option to purchase and continue with your course at the end of your demo!

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Course content

1Introduction to Health and Safety Law

The importance of good health and safety, the Health and Safety at Work, etc. Act 1974, duties of employers, employee duties, the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999, the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012, other health and safety regulations, and the Health and Safety Executive.

2Leadership and Management in Health and Safety

The role of a leader, the role of the board and senior managers, the roles of managers and supervisors, competence in health and safety, help from outside the business, and provision of training and information.

3Successful Health and Safety Management: Plan, Do, Check, Act What is Plan, Do, Check, Act, plan - the health and safety policy, do - risk assessment, organisation and implementation, risk assessment, the four Cs of good organisation, deliver effective health and safety management, implement the plan, check - active monitoring, reactive monitoring of accidents and injuries, act - active performance review, ensuring actions after inspections and investigations, and Plan, Do, Check, Act - in summary.

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The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 15 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 80%. The answers are marked automatically so that you’ll instantly know whether you passed. If you don't pass don't worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.

Who should take this course?

This health and safety training for managers is suitable for anyone who has responsibility for planning, implementing, enforcing and managing the health and safety procedures in their workplace. This includes all members of the management team: employers, business owners, the self-employed, managers, supervisors and team leaders.

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For companies ordering 5 or more courses, you’ll also be given the option to pay by invoice.

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Course access

Once you’ve completed your purchase, look out for an email containing the details you’ll need to start your training. 

If you’ve purchased a single course, we’ll send you a unique course code. You can use this to add your training to an existing account, or create a brand new one. 

Purchased multiple courses for training your team? We’ll email you all the login details you need to distribute to your staff.

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If your delivery address is in the UK, we will send a hard copy of your certificate to your UK postal address once you’ve completed your course. Although we try to deliver your certificates as soon as possible, please allow 3-4 working days for delivery.

Don’t want to wait? You can instantly download your digital certificate as a PDF after course completion.

Additionally, please note that if your company is paying by invoice we can only issue certificates after your order has been fully paid.

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Continued support

Our friendly customer support team is happy to help at any stage of your training. Call us on 0333 006 7000 or contact, and we’ll do our best to answer any questions you may have. 

Additionally, have you seen our help page? It’s full of useful information to help guide you through your training experience.