Managing Health and Safety Training

Managing Health & Safety
£25 +VAT

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.

  • Written in compliance with UK legislation and guidance
  • Developed by health and safety professionals
  • Accredited by CPD and Assured by RoSPA
  • Online training course and assessment with no time limits
  • Full audio voiceover
  • Approximate duration: 2 hours
  • On completion, certificate is posted next working day
  • Downloadable PDF certificate available on completion

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.


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!

Interactive Demo

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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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.


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.