International Health & Safety Passport (IHSP) Advanced

Course Name: International Health & Safety Passport (IHSP) Advanced

Level: Advanced

Course Description:

This course is a continuation and next level of the Foundation course listed above. The course will still examine all areas of international health & safety in the workplace including fundamental safety considerations, hazards, risks, and controls, common workplace hazards, and accidents & incidents, but in much more detail. This course also looks at working safety at heights and fire safety.

Topics that will be covered:

Session 1

Session 2

Safe Behavior at Work

  • Types of Accidents that Happen at Work
  • Causes of Accidents at Work
  • Rules at Work
  • Why do Things go Wrong?
  • Being ‘Reasonably Practical’
  • Duties at Work
  • Shaping Safety Behavior
  • Health & Safety Inspectors

A Safe Place to Work

  • Hazard, Risk and Associated Controls
  • Confined Spaces
  • Work Permits
  • Excavations
  • Working at Heights
  • Fire Risk Control
  • Site Vehicles

Session 3

Session 4

Safe Systems of Work

  • Work Equipment
  • Mechanical Lifting Operations
  • Electricity
  • Energy & Hazard Isolation
  • Manual Handling


Safety Problems and Safe Solutions

  • Noise
  • Vibrating Equipment
  • Reporting Accidents
  • First Aid
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Asbestos
  • The Environment and Welfare


24 Hours

Target Audience:

Anyone want to gain skills in health and safety.

Assessment type:

Written Exam (40%) and hands on practical and theory (60%).

Awarding Body:

Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB)


United Kingdom


150 BHD per person