Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)

Why Choose MBO Safety Services?

  • Our pass rates are in excess of 90%
  • Delivered by Instructors who are Chartered members of IOSH
  • Quality Assurance, course content very thorough and engaging, various teaching techniques used to deliver key points.
  • Excellent training venues with complementary refreshments
  • Course can be delivered at your premises for group bookings

Course Duration

6 hour

Course Cost

£100.00 + VAT
Includes course material and assessment.

Delegates

This course is designed for all those who have Health and Safety responsibilities within an organisation, whether as an employee, manager or supervisor.

Certificate

Delegates will receive a certificate of attendance. We recommend that this course is renewed every 3 years.

Course duration

6 hours

Overview

Introduction – An overview of the course and discussion of attendees’ current level of knowledge.
UK Health and Safety Legislation – An outline of the key Health and Safety Regulations in particular those contained within the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 that companies in the UK need to comply with regarding COSHH.
The Chemicals (Hazard Information and Packaging for Supply) Regulations (CHIP) – The responsibilities of suppliers as identified in CHIP regulations.
Recognition – How to recognise what is considered to be a hazardous substance under COSHH and what is not. Understand the meaning of relevant warning symbols and the 3 different categories; liquid, solid and gaseous.
Requirements – The 8 steps to follow in order to comply with COSHH.
Risk – How to identify and mitigate or control risk. How to carry out COSHH Risk Assessments and the importance of safety data sheets. Practical Exercise – Practical application of risk assessment to give attendees some valuable experience.
Effect – The effect hazardous substances can have on Health and Safety.
Duty – The duty of both the employer and the employee in relation to COSHH and the responsibilities of each.
Spillages – How to deal with spillages and disposal via appropriate waste streams.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – The use of suitable PPE.
Health Surveillance – What is health surveillance and how on is carried out.
Questions and Answers – Time for attendees to clarify and query any of the points raised in the course plus course questionnaire to test attendees’ knowledge.

Training

MBO Safety Services Limited has a strong team of specialist trainers who develop and deliver bespoke courses, all tailored to your business’s health and safety requirements.
Our courses can be held at our training facility, or at a location of your choice.

Multiple UK Locations

Each of our training venues have been carefully selected to ensure that delegates are provided with a comfortable learning environment. All rooms have natural lighting, air conditioning and provide quality food and refreshments.

Instructors:
  • Mentor for IOSH, 1 of only 120 worldwide
  • Midlands West District Chairman for 5 years
  • Heavily involved in new IOSH Competence Framework
  • Chartered Member of IOSH for over 8 years
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