Q: WHAT DOES IOSM stand for?
A: IOSM stands for INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION FOR SAFETY MANAGEMENT. IOSM is a UK- based professional society dedicated to advancing the safety management discipline. IOSM offers various accredited safety qualifications such as HSE level 1, 2 & 3, Process safety and HAZORP among others.
Q: HOW MANY HSE LEVELS ARE OFFERED?
A: IOSM offer 3 levels of HSE qualification in order to achieve the goal of becoming a safety officer and they are:
- HSE level 1(Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace)
- HSE level 2(Award in the Principle of Workplace Risk Assessment)
- HSE level 3(Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace)
Q: WHERE DO THE CERTIFICATES COME FROM?
A: Each level of the HSE qualification has its own certificates and the certificates are issued from UK by the International Organization for Safety Management.
Q: WHAT IS THE DURATION OF THE COURSE?
A: The total course duration is 6 weeks.2 weekends of lecture (Friday and Saturday), 3 weeks of practical fieldwork and 1 week to prepare for the exam.
Q: IS PALMSLAND CONSULT IOSM ACCREDITED CENTRE?
A: Yes, we are an IOSM accredited centre. We are accredited to offer HSE level 1, 2 & 3 and first aid qualification courses. To verify, visit www.iosmuk.org.