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Managing Safely

Course Code: MTK40

Level: 2
Subject area: Construction & the Building Trades
Awarding body: IOSH
Qualification: Certificate
Course type: Short course
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: Three weeks
When you'll study: Fridays, 9.00am - 4.30pm

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About the course

Are you looking for a health and safety course? This IOSH Certificate at City College Plymouth is a safety training course offering an introduction to health and safety in the workplace. It is ideal for managers and anyone wishing to develop their responsibility for overseeing safety matters in the workplace.

This is a short course which is completed over four days of College attendance. It blends practical learning with theory and legislation, and we’re pleased to have been awarded an ‘outstanding’ at our recent audit by IOSH.

What you'll learn

The course covers the principles of health and safety as part of a total management strategy including:

  • causes of accidents
  • risk management
  • legislation and its effect on managing Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety policy
  • human behaviour and Health and Safety
  • staff training and communications
Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

  • A multiple-format assessment paper.
  • A risk assessment based project.
What's next?

On successful completion, you may wish to progress to other business and management related courses at the College.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2020/21 (August 2020 – July 2021). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2021/22.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)

Although we’re not yet able to confirm the start date for this course, applications are now welcome, just complete and return an application form.