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IOSH webinars / virtual meetings

Check out the list of our online sessions on a range of topics hosted with our membership network

Webinars and meetings are ideal for keeping your knowledge up to date as well as your CPD. Below is a list of our upcoming webinars/meetings being hosted by IOSH and our membership network. All webinar/meeting timings are shown as UK Time (GMT or BST), unless specified.


Our webinars are focused on providing technical information to larger audiences where you can hear from speakers on a range of relevant subject matter.

No audio rights are available to attendees in these sessions, but you can get involved and put questions to speakers/panelists via the Q&A function.

Zoom meeting

Our Zoom meetings are smaller sessions which provide an interactive platform for you to hear from speakers on specific content, but also get involved in robust discussions and network with other OSH professionals joining the sessions.

Missed a Zoom meeting? You can view these by visiting the relevant Branch microsite on their 'recent events' pages.

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August events

Zoom meeting: Managing work-related stress and psychosocial risk during the coronavirus pandemic
Thursday 18 August 2020, 18.30-19.30 (BST)
North Wales Branch 

This event will discuss the unprecedented challenges now faced by organisations, managers and individuals in terms of managing work-related stress and psycho-social risk.

Zoom meeting: CPD/IPD session
Tuesday 18 August, 19.00 (BST)
Manchester & NW Districts Branch

Zoom meeting: IOSH Oman panel discussion - challenges & compliance assurance in OHS
Tuesday 18 August 2020, 19.30-21.30 (Oman) / 16.30-18.30 (BST)
Oman Branch

Webinar: Green and Healthy Streets – targets and timelines for zero emissions urban mobility in C40 cities
Wednesday 19 August, 13.00-14.00 (BST)
Environmental & Waste Management Group

The session explores this exciting world-wide project which aims to address climate change. Speaker - Kate Laing, C40 Cities Climate Leadership

Zoom meeting: IOSH competency framework model & IOSH Blueprint 2.0 update
Wednesday 19 August, 18.00 (BST)
North East of Scotland

Webinar: Your transition from Veteran to a second career
Wednesday 19 August, 18.30-19.30 (BST)
IOSH Presidential Team

Calling all Veterans: If you are at the stage in your life of transitioning from military to civilian life and considering a career change, join us as we discuss the challenges of beginning what will be a new experience. Hosted by James (Jimmy) Quinn, President Elect at IOSH and Veteran

Zoom meeting: Eddie Woods and a morning of coaching, mentoring and safety
Friday 21 August, 10.00 (BST)
West of Scotland Branch

Zoom meeting: The 5 ways to well being
Friday 21 August, 13.30 (BST)
South Cumbria and North Lancashire Branch

The session will cover their top tips for coping with the mental health strain that Covid19, working from home and lock down have brought upon us all. Speakers - Doug Dennison and Logan Smith, Unmasked Mental Health 

Webinar: Talking Men-O-Pause. What are the implications for OSH and our risk assessments?
Monday 24 August, 12.30-13.30 (BST)
Financial Services Group and Consultancy Group

In this practical session Sarah Davies, Co-Founder and Director of Talking Menopause Limited will cover the key facts and symptoms of the menopause and explore the impact and practical solutions to managing menopause at work.

Webinar: Situational Risk Management – links with security
Tuesday 25 August 2020, 15.00-16.00 (BST)
Manchester & North West Districts Branch

In this webinar Andrew Protheroe, Director of Risk and Resilience, PCR Global will cover: Critical importance of perception, hazard identification and risk assessment in a situational context; how training and teamwork can save lives; introduction to ERM (Enterprise Risk Management); overlaps between security and safety – each can learn from the other; and the mental health and career benefits of life-long learning.

Zoom meeting: Student meeting
Sunday 30 August 2020, 17.00-18.00 (Oman) / 13.00-14.00 (BST)
Oman Branch

September events

Webinar: Stakes and ladders – a safety case study
01 September, 14.00-15.00 (BST)
Broadcasting and Telecommunications Group

This session covers the roll out of a work at height change programme to 20,000 telecoms field engineers at Openreach. Speakers: Adam Elsworth and Steve Tierney, Openreach

Webinar: Using leading and lagging indicators to improve safety culture
Tuesday 08 September 2020, 15.00-16.00 (BST)
Manchester & NW Districts Branch

In this session Daisy Silcock, safety consultant and trainer, will look at typical workplace indicators and how they can be used to engage the workforce, reduce incidents and improve how safety is perceived within the organisation.

Webinar: Wellbeing in a time of Covid 19
Wednesday 9 September, 10.00-11.00 (BST)
Health and Social Care Group

This practical session will cover a range of issues inclulding return to work, a manager's role in wellbeing, staff training and offer tools to support staff wellbeing. Speaker - Robert Atkinson CFIOSH, Public Health Scotland

Webinar: Health and Safety Consultants Criminal Liability - an overview of issues
Friday 11 September, 12.30-13.30
Consultancy Group

This session will include information on how consultants’ advice is considered by HSE, what happens when a consultant is investigated and what consequential orders a court can make. Speaker - Matthew Breakell, DAC Beachcroft

Webinar: The Power of Influence - trials and tribulations of changing a safety culture
Monday 14 September 2020, 19.00-20.00 (BST)
South Coast Branch

In this session Jason Woodward, PT Contractors will explore and focus on the importance of soft skills when trying to engineer resilience into an organisation.

Zoom meeting: Influence- Communication & Presentation Skills Time Management
Tuesday 15 September 2020, 19.30-21.30 (GMT +4) / 16.30-18.30 (BST)
Oman Branch

Webinar: Managing safety in outsourced relationships
Tuesday 22 September 2020, 12.30-13.30 (BST)
IOSH Advice and Practice

Outsourcing is common practice in organisations. Despite the strategic importance of this decision the management of contractors is often ineffective, especially in relation to safety. The session will demonstrate how the frameworks developed from IOSH-funded research can be applied in practice to achieve improvements in contractor safety performance. Speakers - Colin Pilbeam, Cranfield University and Ken Anderson, Siemens Energy Limited

Webinar: Empathy and Emotional Intelligence
Tuesday 22 September 2020, 15.00-16.00 (BST)
Manchester & NW Districts Branch

Over the last 5 years, the shape of the profession has changed significantly with an increased understanding of the absolute imperative to understand how to influence stakeholders. This interactive presentation will discuss thee key behavioural competencies: self awareness, empathy and active listening. Speaker - Heather Beach, The Healthy Work Company

October events

Webinar: Managing the after-effects of Covid on workplace mental health
Tuesday 06 October 2020, 15.00-16.00 (BST)
Manchester & NW Districts Branch

This webinar will highlight the issues and impact of mental ill health in the workplace post Covid. Speaker - Ngozi Weller of Aurora Wellness

​Webinar: Developing your self-awareness about your impact
Tuesday 20 October 2020, 15.00-16.00 (BST)
Manchester & NW Districts Branch

In this four-part series of webinars, behavioural change experts, Rebecca Stevens and Rachel Valentine will introduce you to tools and techniques to help improve your style and approach as a Health and Safety champion to influence sustainable behavioural change. In this webinar you will learn about the importance of self-awareness and how you can develop this. This webinar is part one of a series of four webinars: Part 2: 3 November / Part 3: 17 November / Part 4: 1 December

Webinar: Legal update
Tuesday 20 October, 13.00-14.00 (BST)
South West Branch

This webinars is the branches annual legal update. Speaker - Jon Cooper, Womble Bond Dickinson LLP

Zoom meeting: Branch Meeting
Tuesday 20 October 2020, 19.30–21.30 (GMT +4) / 16.30-18.30pm (BST)
Oman Branch

Zoom meeting: Student meeting
Friday 30 October 2020, 19.30-20.30 (GMT +4) / 16.30-17.30 (BST)
Oman Branch


November events

Webinar: Developing an understanding of your language and communication style
Tuesday 03 November 2020, 15.00 - 16.00 (BST) 
Manchester & NW Districts Branch

Join this webinar to learn about how your language and communication style has an impact on others willingness to cooperate and follow guidelines.  In this webinar you will learn about the power of language and how you can use to positively affect your communications. This webinar is part two of four - Part 3: 17 November / Part 4: 1 December

Webinar: Developing your ability to have coaching conversations
Tuesday 17 November 2020, 15.00 - 16.00 (BST) - webinar
Manchester & NW Districts Branch

Join our webinar to learn about how a coaching approach has an impact on others willingness to cooperate and follow guidelines. In this webinar you will learn why coaching conversations are effective and how to use these to effect behavioural change. This webinar is part three of four - Part 4: 01 December

Zoom meeting: CPD / IPD Workshop
Tuesday 17 November 2020, 07.30pm – 08.30pm (GMT +4) – 04.30pm – 05.30pm (BST)
Oman Branch

Peer to peer learning for safety and health professionals - become a mentee and/or mentor with IOSH Mentoring

December events

Webinar: Developing your knowledge of behavioural modification tactics
Tuesday 01 December 2020, 15.00 - 16.00 (BST)
Manchester & NW Districts Branch

Join our webinar to learn about how you can influence behavioural change to improve others willingness to cooperate and follow guidelines. In this webinar you will learn about current behavioural modification theories and how to use these to complement your coaching conversations to effect sustainable behavioural change.

Zoom meeting: Risk Assessment Workshop
Monday 07 December 2020,  07.30pm – 09.30pm (GMT +4) – 04.30pm – 06.30pm (BST)
Oman Branch



January events

Zoom meeting: Sustainability & Circular Economy and CPD / IPD Workshop
Tuesday 26 January 2021, 07.30pm – 09.30pm (GMT +4) – 04.30pm – 06.30pm (BST)
Oman Branch


February events

Zoom meeting: Integrating HSE in business Continuity and CPD / IPD Workshop
Tuesday 16 February 2021, 07.30pm – 09.30pm (GMT +4) – 04.30pm – 06.30pm (BST)
Oman Branch