IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors Online Course

Due to extraordinary circumstances impacting the regular provision of health and safety training the IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors online course (Virtual Trainer) is designed to maintain a level of training in the industry, ensuring a continued understanding of legislative changes and their impact on the workplace.

Using Video Technology

It is permitted to deliver the IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors course online via video technology solution. The training will follow the same curriculum as the classroom course and deliver the same standard of training meeting all examination body rules. Minimum delegate numbers for the course may be reduced for the period the emergency training provision is in place. To manage remote training effectively, the maximum number of delegates allowed may also be reduced.


This IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors course was designed by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health. It is 1-day in duration and targeted towards any professional who is responsible for the health and safety of an organisation. It will teach you how to manage safety in the workplace effectively and monitor the success of these programs.


IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors Course Content

The important points that the training course will cover include:

  • An explanation of the importance of health and safety at the highest level of management.
  • How to plan, develop and implement a policy for health and safety.
  • Understanding the value of having an effective system for managing safety in the workplace.
  • How effective leadership can create a safety culture with a positive impact.
  • Why it is important to set targets and indicators for performance.


Crucial Health and Safety Topics

Some of the crucial topics covered by the online IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors course include:

  • Why safety and health management is legally, morally and financially important.
  • The HSG65 Plan, Do, Check and Act Model.

Workbooks and Course Materials

When you take this course you will be given a workbook, which will include forms, guidance information and other very helpful resources for leaders, senior executives and directors. This is an interactive training course, which will allow you to work with the tutor to improve your skills.

The Tutor

This training will be taught by a qualified and experienced health and safety consultant, who has the relevant experience in the field of risk management. All course tutors are members of IOSH.


Important Update Regarding IOSH Certificates

IOSH have recently announced that they will not be providing a hardcopy certificate for classroom courses. Certificates will be issued in digital format only. If a hardcopy is required there will be an additional charge of £25.00 + VAT.