IOSHInstitution of Occupational Safety and Health

Managing Safely in School
Designed for

Anyone who works in an educational establishment and is required to manage or contribute towards health and safety issues. The course is most suitable for teachers, trainers, supply teachers, assistants and caretakers.


None, but successful delegates will be required to prepare and present a short (5/8 minute) presentation, complete a written test and work based project. Delegates will be required to conduct a variety of self study exercises that account for 25% of the learning outcomes

Course aims

The course aims to raise awareness of occupational health and safety issues involving young persons and provide necessary skills to improve safety management systems.

Learning outcomes by the end of the programme, delegates will be able to:
  • apply basic management principles and practices to health and safety issues
  • understand the principles of risk assessment and apply suitable control measures
  • apply a variety of monitoring techniques
  • recognise and state the components of a successful safety management system
Course contents
  • introduction and overview
  • health and safety legislation
  • common hazards
  • risk assessment and control
  • active and reactive monitoring
  • safety and environmental management systems
Course duration

three (3) days plus one (1) day self study

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Dubai: +971-4-2513123
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Office Location

Al-Qusais, Dubai-UAE, P.O.Box 6067.
Abu Dhabi,UAE, P.O.Box 36953