Overview Course Elements Dates & Booking

The aim of this course it to provide delegates with an understanding of handling of substances hazardous to health and of the control of substances hazardous to health regulations and to help delegates understand how substances hazardous to health cause harm in order to help them identify suitable controls and manage activities involving these materials safely.

Upon successful completion delegates will have the required skills and practical experience to conduct effective COSHH Assessments.

Participants

Managers, Supervisors and personnel involved in activities using or processing substances hazardous to health.

Personnel responsible for conducting or participating in COSHH assessments.

Course Objectives

The aim of this course is to provide understanding and awareness of the hazards posed by substances hazardous to health and how to manage and mitigate their effects by effective assessment and control methods.

  • How substances hazardous to health cause harm
  • Definition of the classification
  • Finding out about the properties of substances hazardous to health
  • Definition of terms used to describe the hazards
  • Risk phrases and their use
  • Routes into the body
  • Effects
  • The principles of COSHH assessment
  • Pitching the assessment at a suitable and sufficient level
  • COSHH essentials - the HSE system
  • Control strategies
  • An example COSHH assessment
  • Monitoring and surveillance
  • Demonstration and practice

The scheduled course dates below are for training to be delivered at AquaTerra House.

If these dates are not suitable, or you would like to enquire about training delivery at your own premises/site, please use the button below to send an enquiry

Send Course Request

December 2018

There are currently no scheduled dates for December 2018, please get in touch if you require more information.

January 2019

24 Jan 2019

Send Enquiry

February 2019

There are currently no scheduled dates for February 2019, please get in touch if you require more information.

March 2019

There are currently no scheduled dates for March 2019, please get in touch if you require more information.

April 2019

28 Apr 2019

Send Enquiry

May 2019

There are currently no scheduled dates for May 2019, please get in touch if you require more information.

June 2019

There are currently no scheduled dates for June 2019, please get in touch if you require more information.

July 2019

18 Jul 2019

Send Enquiry

August 2019

There are currently no scheduled dates for August 2019, please get in touch if you require more information.

September 2019

There are currently no scheduled dates for September 2019, please get in touch if you require more information.

October 2019

24 Oct 2019

Send Enquiry

November 2019

There are currently no scheduled dates for November 2019, please get in touch if you require more information.

1 day
Course Duration
8
Max Participants

The Candidate must:

  • attend the entire course
  • adhere to course content and demonstrate the required practical application techniques

Certificates awarded after successful completion of the course will be valid for a three year period after which recertification must take place.