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International Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health (iCertOSH)

The International Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health is a qualification recognised all over the world and universally accepted as a badge of professionalism and commitment to health and safety. The two-week course improves professional competence and confidence, and helps delegates develop their knowledge of occupational safety and health and apply it in an international context.

The topics to be covered are as follows:

  • Organising for health and safety
  • Developing a positive health and safety culture
  • Preventing accidents
  • Occupational health provision
  • International occupational health and safety framework
  • Health and safety management
  • Risk assessment
  • Persons at particular risk
  • Safe systems of work
  • Safe workplace
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Fire
  • Emergency planning
  • Electrical safety
  • Work equipment
  • Occupational transport and driving
  • Construction and demolition
  • Working at height
  • Manual handling
  • Mechanical handling and lifting operations
  • Display screen equipment and workstations
  • Chemical and biological hazards
  • Reporting and investigating incidents
  • Protecting the environment

Learning with the British Safety Council will enable delegates to benefit from our extensive experience in health, safety and environmental management, acquired over the last 60 years. During this time, we’ve educated people from all over the world and have developed expert tuition methods, using the most modern teaching techniques.

Course modules
Unit 1

Principles of health and safety management

Unit 2

Controlling hazards in the workplace


The course is assessed by two 90-minute written examinations comprising of a selection of short-answer questions. Assessments will be presented in English and candidates must respond in English.

Value added
  • Refreshments
  • Lunch
  • Registration
  • Examination Entry Fees
  • Comprehensive Course Notes
  • Certificate (on successful completion)
Inhouse Training

This course can also be run in house for up to 15 persons per course by arrangement