COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health)

Health And Safety Training Deliverable Across The UK

COSHH  is designed for those responsible for the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 at work, as well as employees who use hazardous substances in manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare, transport, utilities and offices.

 

Course content

  • Forms of chemical and biological agents
  • Classification of substances
  • Routes of entry
  • Health hazards of specific agents
  • The role of COSHH
  • Workplace exposure limits and other sources of information
  • Control measures
  • Surveys for health risks
  • Environmental issues
  • Practical COSHH risk assessments

Benefits

  • An understanding of how substances can harm health
  • Skills necessary to conduct COSHH risk assessments
  • The ability to define exposure limits
  • An understanding of exposure
  • Greater understanding of practical control measures and safe systems of work

Assessment

The end exam consists of 30 multiple choice questions of which the candidate has to answer 23 correctly.

Qualification

Delegates who complete it successfully will receive a RoSPA certificate of training which is valid for 3 years

 

Duration

Approximately 3 hours

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