IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors

£249.00 £301.29 INC VAT

  • The IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors course is designed to outline the health and safety responsibilities that belong to the executive branch 
  • Highlights the importance of integrating health and safety objectives as a key organisational objective
  • IOSH experts are available to provide users with effective support and guidance as they progress along their learning journey 
  • Training can be completed anywhere, anytime and on any device, so users can undertake training at a pace that suits them
  • This IOSH course is supplied by an approved IOSH training provider: International Workplace


The IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors course is specifically designed for members of the executive branch of an organisation, particularly those who are involved in policy-making and strategic planning for health and safety such as Directors, Vice Presidents, Senior Executives and other Senior Managers. 

The course covers the roles, responsibility and accountability that executives have to ensure health and safety best practice across their workforce. It also highlights how the success of a health and safety system can be measured, both in terms of its effect on the workforce and organisational performance.

The course can be completed at any time and any place, so training can be integrated into a users day to day activities without disrupting workflow. 

Established in 1945, IOSH is an internationally recognised professional body with over 70 years of experience in promoting health and safety excellence in the workplace.

This course is © Copyright International Workplace Limited and produced under licence by EssentialSkillz. All rights reserved. International Workplace is an IOSH-licensed training centre.

Course Objectives

  • To introduce members of the executive branch to effective health and safety measures and how they play a vital role in organisational success 
  • To clearly define the responsibility and accountability that users have to ensure workplace safety across their workforce
  • To instruct users to identify and manage organisational risks
  • To outline all legal requirements that govern workplace health and safety
  • To highlight the moral, legal, financial and reputational cost of health and safety failures
  • To highlight the positive impact that effective leadership can have on employee health, safety and wellbeing


The IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors course requires users to create a personal statement as a final assessment.

This assessment exercise is marked by a recognised IOSH health and safety consultant. 


There is no exam section as part of Safety for Executives and Directors course. A pass or fail grade is awarded on the merits of the personal statement assessment. 


On completion of the IOSH Safety for Executives and Directors course, successful candidates will receive an email confirmation that outlines their performance.

A unique Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) certificate, complete with a user’s name and completion date will be dispatched within 2-3 weeks of completion via Royal Mail Signed for 1st Class delivery.

Course Duration

IOSH recommend that students spend around 8 hours completing the course, although training can be completed at their own pace.

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