All organizations are striving to create a world of work that is safe, healthy and sustainable. The IOSH Managing Safely workshop will assist companies in achieving this objective. This course is designed for those required to manage safely and effectively in compliance with both their organization’s policy and best practice in health and safety. Participants will be encouraged to apply all theories learnt to their current work environment.

On successful completion of this workshop, participants should be able to:

  • Explain working safely

  • Explain the component parts of a recognized safety management system such as HSG65 or BS 8800 and appreciate the role of risk assessment within the system

  • Compare safety management systems with other management systems and describe how to integrate successfully if appropriate

  • Identify the data and techniques required to produce an adequate record of an incident and demonstrate the procedure for an accident investigation, recognizing the human factors involved

  • Describe the statutory requirements for reporting and procedures for checking for non-reporting

  • Describe the methods of basis trend and epidemiological analysis for reactive monitoring techniques

  • Define hazards and risks and describe the legal requirements for risk assessment

  • Demonstrate a practical understanding of a quantitative risk technique and the data required for records

  • Identify workplace precaution hierarchies and the criteria for types of workplace precautions and controls

  • Prepare and use active monitoring checklists and implement schedules for active monitoring, recording results and analyzing records

  • Explain the purpose and techniques of a health and safety audit

  • Outline the main provisions of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1992

  • Describe procedures and techniques used in management reviews

  • Outline relevant health and safety legislations, codes of practice, guidance notes and information sources such as the Health and Safety Executive; and

  • Distinguish specific hazards both generally and from an organizational prospective

Date: 6th, 8th, 10th & 13th May 2019
Time: 8:30am to 4:00 pm (Registration begins at 8:00am)
Venue: Energy Chamber Learning Centre, Atlantic Plaza, Point Lisas
Cost: Member TT$4500 plus VAT and Non-member TT$5000 plus VAT