Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
In a nutshell
The course gives learners the knowledge to recognise the risks associated with hazardous substances and how to control them.
This course is for...
This course is aimed at individuals who work in an environment where coming into contact with hazardous substances is likely. This includes workplaces in areas such as manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare, transport, utilities and office environments.
Subjects covered include:
- Laws relating to hazardous substances in the workplace
- COSHH Regulations 2002
- Risk Assessments
- Safe use of hazardous substances in the workplace
- Control precautions and procedures for dealing with hazardous substances
There are no formal entry requirements for this course but this course requires you to have an understanding of your working environment.
This course is normally delivered over a half day (3 hours). Delegates who successfully complete the course are awarded a Coleg Gwent certificate of attendance.
This course can also be delivered as an accredited HABC Level 2 Award in Control of Substances Hazardous to Health.