COSHH Assessment

Control of Substances Hazardous To Health (COSHH) Assessment

Working with chemicals and substances can be safe – when you know how…

Is this course right for me?
If your role involves carrying out, or if you are responsible for chemical and substance handling assessments, this is a great course, that will walk you through the principles, legalities and specifications of this essential assessment process.

What is it about?
This highly-practical one-day course will introduce you to the hazards inherent in working with chemicals, and will help you identify potential risks and implement improvements. You will learn some of the practical methods for carrying out risk assessments in compliance with COSHH Regulations.

What will I learn?
Course participants will learn risk assessment and prevention techniques, along with substance classification, monitoring techniques, control strategies, and the uses of the various types of protective equipment available.

What will it cover?

  • Introduction to COSHH
  • The COSHH Regulations and associated Codes of Practice
  • Sources of information available
  • Introduction to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
  • The status of workplace exposure limits
  • Classification of substances
  • Problems of identifying chemicals
  • Initial assessment procedures
  • Monitoring techniques available and their limitations
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Making an assessment of risk potential
  • Control strategies

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Upcoming Training

CITB SMSTS - 5 Day

1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd (Feb) & 1st March 2022

SMSTS Refresher Course - 2 Day

8th & 9th December 2021

IOSH Managing Safely - 3 Day (1 day a week)

 2nd, 9th, 16th February 2022

Mental Health First Aid - 2 Day (1 day a week)

18th & 25th January 2022

CITB SSSTS - 2 Day

11th & 12th November 2021, 14th & 15th December 2021

SSSTS Refresher - 1 Day

TBC

CITB H & S Awareness - 1 Day (R = Remote Training)

18th November 2021, 2nd (R) & 16th December 2021

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