IOSH Managing Safely

SCQF Level 6

This course aims to ensure that people employed as line managers appreciate safety requirements.

  • This course will take place in one of the College campuses. There will be social distancing measures in place please contact us for more information.
  • Courses will be delivered via time-tabled online classes, using MS Teams, supported with online learning resources in the College's Virtual Learning Environment.

Course Content

  • Reactive monitoring
  • Risk assessment and risk control
  • Health & Safety legislation
  • Common hazards
  • Active monitoring
  • Safety management

Entry Requirements

It is recommended that learners undergoing IOSH Managing Safely Courses have a base knowledge in Health and Safety and some Health and Safety remit as part of their job role. No formal qualification is required for entry to this program.

Course Timetable

Online courses

3 days of Live delivery via Microsoft Teams (2 x 2hr sessions) directed study in between the online sessions.
1 day attendance at College to undertake final assessment currently at Dumfries Campus.

Course 1 – 22/09/2020 to 06/10/2020
Course 2 – 23/10/2020 to 13/11/2020
Course 3 – 26/10/2020 to 09/11/2020

Classroom delivery

3 days delivery on campus (adhering to current social distancing rules)                                                                          1 day exam

Course 4 – 27/11/2020 to 18/12/2020



Final assessment for this qualification includes successful completion and passing of a practical risk assessment project and a multi-format examination of 45 minute duration on Day 4 which will be in College.

What you Need...

For the online courses you will require access to PC or laptop with microphone and camera, course will be delivered via Microsoft TEAMS.


It will enable them to review their own departmental systems for safety, introduce new controls, or implement changes as appropriate to ensure safety in the workplace.

Course Provider Contact Details
SCQF Level 6