Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH

This course has been designed for anyone who use substances hazardous to health at work. It provides an introduction to candidates of different substances, the risks and controls available, and outlines what to expect from a control of substances hazardous to health (COSHH) assessment. Successful completion of the course will allow candidates to contribute to the safer use of hazardous substances in their workplaces.

  • Definition and types of substances hazardous to health in the workplace
  • Health effects of hazardous substances and their causes
  • COSHH assessments and control options
  • Responsibilities imposed by the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002
Assessment: The course is assessed by a multiple choice question paper at the end of the course. The pass mark is 20 out of 30.

Duration: full-day programme