Lead accident investigation IOSH


An IOSH approved qualification ideal for anyone conducting investigations into personal injury or accidents in the workplace. You will be able to analyse accidents, incidents, near misses, equipment failures and operating issues confidently and competently. You will learn how to uncover root causes and compile reports.

Topics you will cover include:

  • Understand the moral, legal and financial reasons for reporting and investigating accidents in the workplace
  • Know the law with regard to managing safely, RIDDOR, employers and employees duties and responsibilities
  • An introduction to behaviour science to understand human factors
  • Recognise best practice in the accident investigation process
  • Competent to work safely and efficiently at an accident site
  • Conduct relevant and sensitive witness interviews and collecting material evidence from a variety of relevant sources
  • Analyse evidence to develop a no-blame report
  • Produce a report containing relevant recommendations to influence positive change
Dates and Venue
8th-11th May 2018 - Harborough Innovation Centre
20th-23rd August 2018 - Harborough Innovation Centre
5th- 8th November 2018 - Harborough Innovation Centre
  • Duration and Cost

    • 3 day plus 1 day revision and assessment£995

  • Assessment

    • Assessment will be on day four and will be based on the learning outcomes from the course. The format is typical of IOSH courses, a mixture of multiple choice and short bullet point answers

  • Pre-requisites

    • There are no pre-requisites for this course