Using chemicals or other hazardous substances at work can put people’s health at risk. The law requires employers to control exposure to hazardous substances to prevent ill health. Employers have to protect both employees and others who may be exposed by complying with the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1999 (COSHH).
What Will You Learn by Attending a COSHH Course?
By attending a COSHH training course candidates will be able to explain what is meant by the term substance hazardous to health and give examples, explain how hazardous substances can cause ill-health and injury and give examples, state the different ways in which hazardous substances may be identified, state the principles for controlling substances hazardous to health and apply these in a practical context and demonstrate an understanding of the main provision of the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1999.