IOSH Working Safely and Managing Safely

IOSH's Managing Safely and Working Safely training courses are internationally recognised health and safety courses. Whether you are a line manager who needs to learn the fundamentals of safety awareness, or you just need to know the basics of health and safety, an IOSH course will provide you with the knowledge you require and a health and safety certificate to prove it.

IOSH certificates are renowned the world over and represent the highest quality health and safety training - we believe there really is no better option.


Our Online IOSH Courses

6 CPD Points

Working Safely is a health and safety course that covers the essentials of health and safety, which are important for protecting yourself and your colleagues wherever you work. It is suitable for anybody, regardless of their role or the sector they work in.

22 CPD Points

Managing Safely is a market-leading health and safety management course that provides learners with the knowledge needed to provide safety awareness culture across their organisation. It is suitable for line managers and supervisors in any sector.

Every purchase of IOSH Managing Safely comes with a free 5 course bundle. Click on the buy button above to find out more.


Frequently Asked Questions

IOSH Working Safely is designed for anybody, no matter their role or the sector they work in. It covers the essentials of health and safety, which are important for protecting yourself and your colleagues at work.

IOSH Managing Safely is a health and safety certificate designed for line managers and supervisors, which covers topics such as how to carry out a risk assessment and accident investigation. It is designed to provide learners with the knowledge needed to create a strong safety awareness culture across their organisation.

IOSH stands for the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health. It is the chartered body for health and safety professionals, providing qualifications to raise the standards of health and safety in workplaces worldwide.

The IOSH Working Safely certificate takes approximately 6 hours to complete, and the IOSH Managing Safely certificate takes approximately 22 hours.

Once the content has been completed, you will need to pass a final assessment:

  • For the Working Safely course, this is made up of a multi-choice question paper and a hazard spotting exercise.
  • For the Managing Safely course, this is made up of a multi-choice question paper and a risk assessment project.

Once the assessment has been passed, IOSH will process the results within 5 working days (often less). They will then post your certificate to Commodious to be forwarded to you. 

When we receive the certificate, we email a PDF scan of the certificate to you before posting the physical copy. The paper certificate usually arrives within 5 working days of passing the assessment.

The certificate never expires. However, it is recommended that learners take a refresher course every three years.

No, IOSH membership is not required to take any of the courses Commodious offer.

There are no entry requirements for the IOSH Managing Safely online course or the IOSH Working Safely online course.

Yes, Commodious is one of the select IOSH course providers. This means our courses are recognised as being of the highest standard. You can check that we are a licensed training provider by searching for Commodious in their Trainer Directory.

Both of the IOSH training courses we provide are delivered online. This means that, unlike classroom courses, they can be completed at any time. Our online system will also remember your settings and progress, allowing you to return to the course whenever you like.

If you have any further questions about our courses or how our online system works, please contact us at admin@commodious.co.uk.


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