Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
Course duration: 2 hours
“Just a quick thank you for the training that you have delivered to my staff this week, my staff really enjoyed all the useful information that they have learnt.”
Mike Kirkham, Director – Madison Heights
Who is this course aimed at
To be compliant when using ANY chemicals your staff MUST have suitable and sufficient training.
This course is aimed at your staff that use any form of chemicals.
Further details (including typical course agenda)
Hazardous substance incidents can affect many people including operators, people working nearby and members of the public. Systems for the control and the safe use of substances are crucial to the safe working procedures in your workplaces where substances are used, stored, handled, transported and disposed of regardless of the quantities used. All industries require this type of training.
Hazardous substances are used in many workplaces and may lead to a wide range of conditions including dermatitis, asthma and disease. Around 10,000 people die each year from work-related ill health and many of these deaths are due to exposure to substances hazardous to health.
Our bespoke courses are tailored to your business and individual needs.
Typically the content will cover the following topics:
- The legislation for the control of substances hazardous to health
- Employer and employee responsibilities.
- Identifying the hazard substances in the workplace
- Routes of entry into your body
- Health effects on the body
- Acute and chronic effects to the body
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Certificate of Attendance
From £150.00 per session.