Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)

Duration: One day

Group Size: Maximum 8 learners

Who should attend: Suitable for supervisors and employees in all industry sectors. The COSHH course teaches how to control exposure to hazardous substances and the prevention of ill health.

Course aims: The course aims to give learners a good overall knowledge of the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002. Learners will also gain knowledge on how to prevent or reduce themselves and others from exposure to substances that are hazardous to their health.

Course Objectives:

On completion of the course the learner should display and understanding of:

  • What is COSHH
  • Regulations: What is required
  • Routes of entry
  • Data gathering
  • Where to find information on the substance
  • Identifying who is at risk and how
  • Information relating to the working environment
  • How is the risk currently controlled
  • Risk analysis
  • Control measures
  • Health surveillance
  • Recording information
  • Certification: Learners will undertake a multi-choice questions paper which requires an 80% pass mark. A practical assessment will also be undertaken, upon being successful learners will then be issued with a certificate.

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