COSHH is the law that requires employers to control substances that are hazardous to health. You can prevent or reduce workers exposure to hazardous substances by making sure that they are well trained.
Most businesses use substances, or products that are mixtures of substances. Sometimes these substances are easily recognised as harmful which is why COSHH training is so important.
Modules you will cover in this COSHH online training:
- The law relating to hazardous substances - In this COSHH module you will look at health and safety legislation, what is COSHH, what is REACH, what is RIDDOR, and non-compliance.
- Hazardous substances - In this COSHH module you will look at what a hazardous substance is, nature of substance, exposure and symptoms.
- Labelling and packaging - In this COSHH module you will look at hazard pictograms, warning labels, Safety Data Sheets and employee responsibilities.
- COSHH risk assessment - In this COSHH module you will look at the 8 principles of good control practice and the COSHH risk assessment.
Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
All of our courses are certified. This is done by the CPD certification Service. They have been inspected by an independent assessor and meet national standards.
Is this course right for me?
This course is suitable for anyone that works with or may come across/come into contact with hazardous substances in the workplace including cleaners, beauty and hairdressers, painting, printing and agriculture.
On completion of this course you will be able to print your CPD certified certificate. This can be used as evidence for compliance, audit or CPD hours.