COSHH  Training

Who is this course aimed at?

The Principles of COSHH course is aimed at those who use substances hazardous to health at work and introduces candidates to the hazards associated with those substances, the risks and controls available and what to expect from a COSHH assessment.

Course Content:

  • Definition and types of substances hazardous to health in the workplace
  • Health effects of hazardous substances and their causes
  • COSHH assessments and control options
  • Responsibilities imposed by the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1999

Aims and Objectives of the course:

By the end of the course the candidate will be able to: -
  • Explain what is meant by the term substance hazardous to health and give examples
  • Explain how hazardous substances can cause ill-health and injury and give examples
  • State the different ways in which hazardous substances may be identified
  • State the principles for controlling substances hazardous to health and apply these in a practical context.
  • Demonstrate a general understanding of the value and purposes of conducting a COSHH assessment and what employees can expect of such assessments
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the main provision of the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1999

Method: 

Lecture and multiple choice assessment

Duration:

 1 Day

Achievement: 

The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH)

Delegate experience: 

None

PPE required: 

None

Group Maximum:

12

Price and availability: 

Please contact us for more details

Contact

Jeremy Roberts or Louise Robson in the Commercial Department on 01706 631417.