Virtual Classroom - IOSH Working Safely
In a nutshell
A Personal Learning Account is a new initiative from the Welsh Government. It is a free and flexible way to learn. The initiative will offer people the chance to access free, part-time courses that offer flexible and convenient learning around their existing lifestyle.
IOSH is the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health. It is the largest health and safety membership body in the world with members throughout Europe.
Every year, nearly 120,000 people from a range of different industries attend IOSH training courses.
IOSH training is internationally recognised and highly regarded, making it an excellent addition to any employee's list of accreditations.
This highly recognised entry-level course helps promote a basic understanding of health and safety practices, which can be used to further your training as an employee or to refresh your knowledge.
It may also help with your training outcomes as you look to progress in your chosen sector.
This course is for...
...anyone over 19, living in Wales, in employment and earning less than £29,534 a year.
...anyone who is not currently in a management role, but requires an awareness of workplace health and safety.
The Working Safely course material is split into six different units:
- Course introduction
- Why is it important to work safely
- Improving safety performance
- The environment
- Multiple choice test
- Hazard assessment
There are no formal requirements, but you'll need a keen interest in the subject.
This course is delivered by virtual classroom. Virtual classrooms are equivalent to face-to-face classroom courses, but delivered in an online environment.
You will need to put aside 1 day to attend this course.
This course includes certification and IOSH Membership.
All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.Print course information