IOSH Managing Safely: Live Online

Your Live Online course 

Live Online means that: 

  • You join remotely using a PC, laptop or tablet 
  • You will be able to see the tutor, PowerPoint slides and videos 
  • You can interact verbally with the tutor and with the rest of the group  
  • You have the option of having your camera on or off 

Your workbook will be available electronically from the start of your course. 

Prior to the course 

In the week before the course, our Live Online co-ordinator will contact you with details of how to access the Live Online training.  It is very simple and involves downloading Zoom software on to your device.  If you cannot download the software (due to company restrictions), you can join over the web. 

Course timings 

Each day will start promptly at 0900.  You will be able to log-in from 0850.  

Day 3 will finish slightly earlier (c.1500).      

Sample timings are: 

0900 – 1000 

Session 1 

1000 – 1015  


1015 – 1115 

Session 2 

1115 – 1130 


1130 – 1230 

Session 3 

1230 – 1330 


1330 – 1430 

Session 4 

1430 – 1445 


1445 – 1545 

Session 5 

1545 – 1600  


1600 – 1700 

Session 6 

 Course coverage 

Managing Safely covers: 

  • Assessing risks 
  • Controlling risks  
  • Understanding responsibilities  
  • Understanding hazards  
  • Investigating incidents  
  • Measuring performance 


multi-format (mainly multiple-choice) assessment is undertaken online after the course. 

practical risk assessment project is undertaken based on your workplace.   

Candidates who attend the whole course and successfully complete the assessments are awarded a certificate from the Institution of Occupational Health and Safety (IOSH). 

Learning agreement 

The British Safety Council will: 

  • Use suitably qualified and experienced tutors to deliver the tuition 
  • Cover all the course learning outcomes 
  • Provide you with advice on how to pass the assessment 
  • Respond in a timely manner to any queries 
  • Be diligent and courteous at all times. 

 You must: 

  • Attend all scheduled sessions 
  • Contribute to group discussions in a positive manner 
  • Endeavour to be active, rather than passive in terms of learning 
  • Pay particular attention to advice regarding revision and examination technique 
  • Bring any learning difficulties to our attention at the earliest opportunity 

Training policies 

To view our training policies please click here.   

Queries and feedback 

If you have any queries or feedback please speak with your course tutor or contact our customer service team at [email protected] or call us on +44 (0)20 8741 1231.