The COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) Regulations (2002) are designed to protect people against risks to their health when dealing with or being exposed to hazardous substances. The COSHH content is designed for candidates who handle chemicals as part of their daily work, this online COSHH content is ideal for an induction or refresher to the new regulations.
Why is COSHH Awareness training important?
It’s estimated that hazardous substances account for around 650,000 deaths every year worldwide. COSHH training will help keep your staff safe from substances that could be potentially harmful to their health and, in turn, your business. With a COSHH certificate, you will be trained to carry out a COSHH risk assessment, according to the COSHH regulations 2002, with an awareness of the necessary safety procedures and effects of hazardous substances.
What is COSHH training?
The aim of the COSHH Awareness course is to greater increase your knowledge of hazardous substances and the relevant COSHH legislation.
This course covers the following topics:
- Regulations that control the use of hazardous substances
- Substances hazardous to health
- Potential effects
- Risk assessment control measures
- CHIPS Regulations
- Procedures for using hazardous substances
- Common workplace injuries
eLearning courses are designed to be interactive to help learners stay focused and engaged in the learning they are faced with.
The courses require the learner to perform small actions within the course, revealing further information, or quiz questions to help them reflect upon previous course content they have studied. A CPD certificate can be downloaded on completion.