Managing Health and Safety Training

Duration 2 hours

Last audited 10th February 2023

CPD Approved RoSPA Approved
Managing Health & Safety
For me
For teams
  • 100% online training

  • Start when you like

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

  • Instant assessment and result

  • 1 learner per course

  • Train teams of all sizes

  • Bulk discounts starting at 10% off 10 courses

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

£25 +VAT

include vat

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. 

100% online training

Access anywhere

Same day digital certificate

Printed certificate posted next working day

Full audio voiceover

Unlimited assessment attempts

Written in compliance with UK legislation and guidance

Developed by health and safety professionals

Accredited by CPD and assured by RoSPA Qualifications

What you'll learn

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.

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Module 1: Introduction 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.

Module 2: Leadership 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.

Module 3: Successful 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.

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.

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.

Written by experts

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Neil Murray

Health and Safety Consultant

Neil Murray is a vastly experienced and highly qualified health and safety professional who has held roles such as Senior Health and Safety Executive inspector,  and Principal Inspector for Channel Tunnel construction. He has also held senior roles in an international infrastructure business, a major UK water utility company and a major construction group and provided management consultancy to numerous companies across a wide range of industries. 

Neil has a wide expertise in many sectors, including construction, civil engineering, manufacturing engineering, water and waste utilities, education, heritage sites, public safety, rail construction and operation, transport, marine, waste management, engineering design and industrial and facilities management services. 

Neil is a QSA auditor for RoSPA and also an author of published guidance on health and safety in the construction of the Channel Tunnel, work at height, major project management, and online training courses.

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