IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors

This is a one day IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors presentation. It is designed to provide an understanding of the moral, legal and business case for proactive safety, health and risk management, and of strategic safety and health management and its integration into holistic business management systems and procedures

The Aim

At the end of the presentation each participant should be able to:

  •  describe the legal, moral and financial role of operational
    directors, owners of small businesses and senior executives,
    including their responsibilities, liabilities and accountability,
    both personal and organisational
  • explain the importance of safety and health at top-management
    level and how integrating those objectives into
    other business management objectives can help to minimise
    risk, reduce losses and make better use of time and resources
  • illustrate how to plan the direction for safety and health
    through developing and implementing a safety and health
    policy, and integrating it into business systems
  • explain the value of an adequately resourced and efficient
    safety and health management system, the value and benefits
    of training at all levels, and when to access competent advice
  • outline the benefits of good safety and health management
    systems, the consequences of failing to manage effectively,
    and how to ensure internal controls are working
  • describe the importance of reviewing and continually
    improving management systems, especially following change
    or failure
  • explain the positive impact and improvement that an
    organisation’s leaders can have on its performance through
    their attitude and support for improving its safety culture
  • describe the importance of setting key performance
    indicators and targets, together with performance monitoring
    and review for continual improvement in safety and health


The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health is the chartered body for safety and health professionals

Please contact a member of our IOSH training team to discuss your IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors training requirements

Prices shown include IOSH fees and VAT

One day course

Price: £180.00

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