Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at individuals who work in an environment where coming into contact with hazardous substances is likely. This includes workplaces in sectors such as manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare, transport and utilities, and also office environments.
How long will it take?
To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 5 hours of guided learning.
These include the law relating to hazardous substances in the workplace, how risk assessments contribute to the safe use of hazardous substances in the workplace and the precautions and procedures necessary to ensure that risks associated with hazardous substances are properly controlled.
What is COSHH?
Why is it important?
Assessing the risk in your workplace
Prevention and control measures
Duties under COSHH
Understanding warning labels
Safety Data Sheets
How to protect yourself
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination.