The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is a professional organization that provides training and certification in occupational health and safety. The IOSH Managing Safely (MS) course is designed to help managers and supervisors understand their health and safety responsibilities and to provide them with the tools they need to manage workplace risks effectively.

To prepare for the IOSH MS course, candidates typically use a study book that covers the various topics that are included in the syllabus. The contents of these books may vary depending on the publisher, but they generally cover the following topics:

Introduction to managing safely

Assessing risks

Controlling risks

Understanding your responsibilities

Identifying hazards

Investigating accidents and incidents

Measuring performance

Protecting our environment

The IOSH MS book will typically provide an overview of each topic, along with practical guidance and case studies to help candidates understand how to apply the concepts they have learned. It will also include information about relevant laws and regulations, as well as best practices for managing workplace risks.


Overall, the IOSH MS book is an essential resource for anyone who is preparing for the course or who wants to improve their knowledge of occupational health and safety management.