Level 2 Certificate In Managing Safely

This will equip candidates with the knowledge needed to communicate with other managers, staff, trade unions, suppliers and enforcement officers on health and safety issues.


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10316
Campus: Lisburn, Ballynahinch
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Health & Safety
Course Overview

This course can be best described as “The number one health and safety course for line managers, in any sector, worldwide.” The market-leading health and safety course for line managers, is tried, tested and trusted. Designed to provide all managers with the confidence and enthusiasm to apply knowledge to the workplace. This Managing Safely course will help you improve the safety awareness culture in your organisation, see your productivity increase and enhance your reputation within your supply chain by embedding safety and health across the whole organisation.

The course is over 4 x weeks (1 day per week) in a relaxed, friendly classroom atmosphere and delivered by a fully qualified SERC Head of Department with many years’ experience in the world of Health and Safety. It is a very comfortable environment with cohorts from all walks of life and industry backgrounds.

 The course is divided into 7 Modules:

  1. Introducing managing safely
  2. Assessing risks
  3. Controlling risks
  4. Understanding responsibility
  5. Understanding hazards
  6. Investigating incidents
  7. Measuring performance

Perfect for “anyone and everyone” in a working role who wants to learn the basics of safety and health.

 Efficient and effective learning health, safety and environmental basics covered in a single programme

The relaxed method of delivery and learning where everyone is made to feel welcomed no matter what level of management or industry experience you are currently working at.

You may wish to continue your studies after successfully completing the IOSH Managing Safely Course and many of our cohorts choose to progress onto our NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety.

At present there are no set entry criteria but a general interest in Health and Safety procedures would be a benefit.

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Available Sessions

Business Services Course

Funding may be available for this course, please contact us on BusinessServices@serc.ac.uk to discuss if you are eligible. Additional sessions may be available for this course throughout the year. Please contact us to discuss a start date that would be suitable for you.

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Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

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