Principles Of COSHH

Course Information

This course is a level 1 qualification, however, is often undertaken to complement the CIEH Health and Safety. This course is aimed at those who use substances hazardous to health at work and introduces delegates to the hazards associated with those substances and the risks and controls available.

Who should attend

Those who use Substances Hazardous To Health At Work

What They Will Learn

  • To recognise Substances Hazardous To Health, understand their effects and use appropriate control and assessment options.
  • Responsibilities imposed by the Control Of Substances Hazardous To Health Regulation 1999.

Course Content

  • Definition of Substances Hazardous To Health
  • How substances can cause ill health and injury
  • How to identify Substances Hazardous To Health
  • Understand and apply the principles for control
  • COSHH Assessments
  • Legal Responsibilities

Course Duration

Half Day


Continuous assessment throughout the day.