Managing Safely in Construction

This certificate in Safety and Health is specifically designed for employers, project managers, architects and engineers, as well as for safety officers, project supervisors and site managers.

01.IOSH Managing Safely in Construction - Tutor JohnKehoe

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Students on the Course: Minimum = 4, Maximum = 10

Duration: 5 Days

Pre-Requisites: Persons must have had attended the following:

  • Company Induction
  • Safe Pass or IOSH Working Safely or equivalent

Requirements: A form of ID, i.e. Passport Photo, Drivers License etc., & PPS Number.

Aims/ Objectives: The course deals with a wide range of industry specific aspects including: Regulations; Safety Plans and Statements; Hazardous Substances; Electrical Hazards; Demolition; Risk Assessment; Communication in Health and Safety etc.

Who Should Attend: Senior Managers Managers and Supervisors.

Course Content: 


Legislation including:

  1. EU Directives
  2. Health Safety & Welfare Act 2007
  3. Safety Health & Welfare at Work (Construction Regs 2006)
  4. General Applications Regs 2007
  5. Working at Height Regs
  6. Enforcement/Notices/Prosecutions
  7. Directors Responsibilities
  8. Employer & Employees Responsibilities
  9. Negligence
  10. Safety Statements
  11. Health & Safety Management
  12. Risk Assessment



  1. Construction Day
  2. PSDS
  3. PSCS
  4. Pre-Tender Health & Safety Plans
  5. Construction H&S Plans
  6. Risk Assessments
  7. Method Statements
  8. Permits to Work
  9. Health & Safety Plans
  10. Contractor Selection & Supervision
  11. Monitoring
  12. Reporting & Recording
  13. Human Factors



  1. Controlling Common Hazards
  2. Scaffolding, Ladders, Roofs
  3. Working at Heights
  4. Plant Machinery
  5. Electrical Hazards
  6. Manual Handling
  7. Mechanical Handling
  8. Fork Lift Trucks
  9. Fire
  10. Asbestos
  11. Confined Spaces
  12. Noise
  13. Vibration
  14. Chemicals
  15. Excavation & Demolition


  • 45 minute Written Assessment
  • Workplace Practical Assessment


Course Material: Each delegate will receive a training / course folder. Contents of the folder will include slides from each module, industry specific documentation relevant to that module, and may also include relevant HSA guidelines where appropriate.

Certification: Successful candidates will be issued with an IOSH Managing Safely in Construction Certificate.

NOTE: Payment must be made in full or at least 50% before booking can be confirmed.  If course is cancelled by Celtic Safety Training, a full refund is issued.  For cancellation made by students within 5 days of course start date, no refund can be given.  Cancellations made by the student more than 5 days before the course start date, 50% refund only. Deposits cannot be refunded.