IOSH Working SafelyOnline Training Course (Latest Version)

IOSH Working Safely is relevant to people in all industries and organisations. It provides information about how everyone can enhance their safety, health and wellbeing through everyday behaviours.

Our in-house, professionally qualified HSQE consultants developed the course so that it would incorporate their practical experience and real-life examples. Our relationship with the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) goes back to 1993. IOSH have fully approved our course and rated HSQE Ltd course delivery as ‘outstanding’.

  • You can enrol and start your course today, so no need to wait
  • You get 90 days to complete the course once you enrol
  • Support provided by an IOSH-approved tutor at no extra cost
  • All course materials and mock assessments included
  • Includes the latest IOSH Working Safely Assessment
  • Includes the latest IOSH Working Safely hazard spotting exercises
  • The course is 100% online so no need to attend a classroom
  • The assessment is also fully online
  • The course works on any device that can access the internet
  • The fast, efficient, effective and low-cost way to learn
  • Choose to receive a genuine IOSH Working Safely certificate in either ‘Digital’ or ‘Paper + Digital’ formats

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Digital Certificate

Your Price: £60 + vat

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Paper + Digital Certificate

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Rated

"OUTSTANDING"

During the Quality Assurance Review conducted by IOSH
You can access your course 24/7 via any internet-enabled device
Most people take about 6 to 8 study hours to complete this course online
No hidden charges - The price includes all that you need to qualify
Choose to have a 'Digital' or 'Paper + Digital' IOSH certificate

Overview

  • Our ‘coordinators dashboard’ enables you to allocate your purchased course(s) to student(s) and to monitor their progress
  • Once the coordinator enrols the student on the course, the student has 90 days to complete the course and take the online assessment
  • The price includes access to all the materials that the student needs to complete their course
  • The student has access to one of our IOSH approved tutors for the duration of their study.
  • The course is 100% online. It includes interactive slideshows, downloadable exercises, quizzes and mock assessments
  • The assessment is 100% online. It consists of an online multiple choice test
  • On successful completion of the course and assessment, you can choose to receive either a ‘Digital’ IOSH certificate or ‘Paper + Digital’ IOSH certificates

Course Content

Our online training course is split into four modules:

  • Introducing working safely
  • Defining hazard and risk
  • Identifying common hazards
  • Improving safety performance

After completing the modules you will understand more about:

  • The reasons for working safely
  • What hazards are
  • The main hazard categories
  • What risk is
  • What risk assessment is
  • Your options for dealing with risks
  • Common hazards encountered in the workplace, including:
    • Access and egress
    • Aggression and violence
    • Asbestos
    • Bullying
    • Chemicals and hazardous substances
    • Computer workstations
    • Confined spaces
    • Drugs and alcohol
    • Electricity
    • Fire
    • Heights
    • Housekeeping
    • Lighting
    • Manual handling
    • Noise
    • Personal hygiene
    • Plant and machinery
    • Radiation
    • Slips and trips
    • Stress
    • Temperature
    • Vehicles and transport
    • Vibration
    • Welfare
  • Key responsibilities for improving health and safety, including:
    • Employers
    • Managers and supervisors
    • Safety representatives, employee representatives and safety committees
    • Employees
    • Contractors
    • Designers, manufacturers, importers and suppliers
    • Occupiers of premises
    • Inspectors
  • Key organisational arrangements for improving health and safety, including:
    • The key parts of a safety management system
    • Competence
    • Safe systems of work
    • Permits to work
    • Personal protective equipment (PPE)
    • Emergency procedures
    • Workplace inspections
    • First aid
    • Health surveillance
    • Reporting and investigating incidents

Mock Exam and Mock Hazard Spotting Exercise

Our online training course includes a mock exam and mock hazard spotting exercise to help you prepare for the final assessment.

Exam

Our online training course includes the IOSH Working Safely Exam. Please see the assessment section for more information.

 Hazard Spotting Exercise

Our online training course includes the IOSH Working Safely Hazard Spotting Exercise. Please see the assessment section for more information.

Assessment

To complete this course, students must pass the IOSH Working Safely Exam and Hazard Spotting Exercise. The cost of both are already included in the cost of the course.

Exam

The IOSH Working Safely Exam demonstrates the student’s understanding of the information contained within the course. The exam is taken online, so there is no need to attend a training centre. The exam consists of multiple choice questions and must be completed within 30 minutes. Students will need to achieve at least 20 points from a possible 33 to pass the exam. Students can have two attempts at the exam. A student will have to resit the whole course if they do not achieve the required marks on the second attempt. (We do not charge for resits.)

Hazard Spotting Exercise

The IOSH Working Safely Hazard Spotting Exercise demonstrates the student’s ability to spot hazards. The exercise is conducted online. Students need to achieve at least 11 points from a possible 16 points to pass the hazard spotting exercise.

Save by purchasing as part of a bundle offer

You can also save costs by purchasing this course as part of a bundle offer. The bundle is made up of several approved-courses, including this one. Current bundle offers are shown on this page.

Purchasing your course(s)

You can purchase your course(s) online using a debit/credit card. To purchase online, simply click on the purchase button on this page and select how many users you want the course for when prompted. To pay over the phone, please call 0333 733 1111 between 0900 and 1700 hours Monday to Friday. Please contact us at support@hsqe.co.uk if you would rather pay by BACS transfer.

Receiving login details

You will be sent an email (from noreply@vitalskills.co.uk) that will contain instructions for accessing your dashboard and allocating your course(s) to students. Please check your SPAM / JUNK folder if you do not receive the email as it may get blocked by your firewall. If you have not received it within one hour and it is not in your SPAM / JUNK folder, you can email support@hsqe.co.uk for a copy to be sent to you.

Accessing the course

The course materials will work on any internet enabled device running an up to date internet browser. Each student will have 90 days from the date of enrolment to log on and complete their course. The course does not need to be completed in one sitting. Students can log out and return any time up until the course is completed or until the 90 day access expires.

IOSH Working Safely course certificate

Students will be awarded a genuine IOSH Working Safely Certificate on successful completion of the online exam and hazard spotting exercise. The certificate is issued by IOSH and you can choose to have it in ‘Digital’ or ‘Paper + Digital’ formats. Simply select when purchasing if you want ‘Digital’ or ‘Paper + Digital’.

Once the course is completed, students are provided with a login to the IOSH student portal, where they can download and distribute digital copies of their certificate. If you purchase ‘Paper + Digital’, then the paper certificate will be posted to the student by first class, signed for delivery, as soon as we receive it from IOSH.

Course expiry

Student’s access to the course will expire on completion of the course or after the 90 days from enrolment (whichever is sooner).

Meet the Tutors

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John

John is our Managing Director and Professional Head. He has 30 years of experience advising on HSQE matters. His spare time is spent on family, gardening and Land Rovers.

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Sam

Sam is a Tech IOSH qualified HSQE Consultant and IOSH approved Tutor. She enjoys bringing up her young family, spreadsheets and watching old episodes of EastEnders.

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Alice

Alice is a Tech IOSH qualified HSQE Consultant and IOSH approved Tutor. She enjoys being with her family, volunteering, gardening and dog walking in her spare time.

IOSH Working Safely Certificate - Choose Digital or Paper + Digital

Our IOSH Working Safely online training course is fully approved by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). This is your assurance that it meets stringent standards for content, delivery and the tutor support provided.

Students that complete this course are awarded a genuine IOSH Working Safely Certificate.

You can choose to have your certificate in either ‘Digital’ or ‘Paper + Digital’ Formats. Simply make your selection when purchasing your course.

Frequently Asked Questions

This is a genuine IOSH approved course with no hidden charges. You can see that HSQE Ltd is an IOSH approved training provider by searching for HSQE Ltd in the IOSH trainer directory on their website at www.iosh.co.uk

We are committed to providing approved training courses in vital skills at an affordable price. The cost of our courses and bundle offers reflect that commitment.

Yes. Unlike many other sites, we do not cherry-pick the comments that we put on our website. Instead, we use an independent review service (see www.reviews.co.uk and type HSQE Ltd in the search box) to collect genuine ‘warts and all’ reviews.

Yes. Our course is based on the latest syllabus.

No. This course is 100% online. There is no need to attend a training centre.

Students taking IOSH courses will be provided with a unique login to IOSHs secure student platform, where they will be able to view and download their digital certificate along with other useful features. 

The price of the digital certificate is included in your course fee displayed at the top of this page.

Yes, simply select ‘Paper + Digital’ when purchasing your course. If you have already purchased ‘Digital’ and want to upgrade to ‘Paper + Digital’, then please contact our support team. (Additional charges apply for a printed copies of certificates.)

Yes, the secure learner platform is available to use on a multitude of devices, allowing you to present your certificate on a mobile device or tablet as well as a laptop. 

Using your secure account on the IOSH learner platform, you can access a ‘connection’ feature which allows you to enter the recipient’s details and a link expiry date, at which point an email will be sent to the recipient for them to begin the process of accessing the copy certificate. Alternatively, you can present a QR code which can be found on the certificate itself, again linking the recipient to the certificate on the secure IOSH site. 

Yes, the certificates have been designed to ensure they look as similar as possible to the hard copy versions. The only differences will be in the security features of the digital copies.

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