COSHH Training Courses Level 2
Accredited by CIEH
Employers are legally responsible to comply with COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) legislation. This COSHH training course provides training in the main principles of COSHH. This qualification focuses on the information employees need to know and will prepare them to contribute to the safer use of hazardous substances in their workplace.
This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) and accepted by major inspecting bodies such as HSE, CIEH and CQC.
What does the course cover?
- 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
- Safe use
- Personal Protective Equipment
All of our courses can be tailored to fit your business and individual needs. Our courses can be held at our bespoke training centre or at your premises.
Who is the course for?
This qualification will prepare all employees to contribute to the safer use of hazardous substances in their workplaces.
How long does the course last?
How is the course assessed?
The course will be assessed by a multiple choice test at the end of the session. The successful candidates gaining 20 or more correct answers out of 30 will be awarded the Level 2 Award in the Principles of COSHH from the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.
The assessment can take place orally for those who have difficulties reading or writing.
CIEH have now made it a requirement that all people taking the exam need to provide original photo ID. (e.g. passport or driving licence).
How much does it cost?
£65 per person. Discounts available dependent on numbers.
How long is the certificate valid for?
If you are unsure of which course you need or you just want some advice then please call 0121 333 5436 and ask for Matt.