THE C.O.S.H.H. AWARENESS COURSE
The COSHH Awareness Course ensures that businesses and their employees receive the required training to comply with current health and safety legislation.
All workplaces are required to carefully consider the effects of hazardous substances on employees under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002. This course can also be used as a valuable part of a school, or other educational program.
The estimated duration of this course is 1.5 hours. Learners may log in and out of the system. Course progress is automatically saved.
Learners have 90 days access to the course materials from the date of registration. Learners receive individual login details and can access the course using any device, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Course access ceases immediately following a successful final exam submission.
WHO REQUIRES THIS COURSE.
This COSHH Awareness course is an essential entry level starting point that provides learners from all industry sectors with awareness level information regarding the recognition, classification, assessment and control of hazardous substances in the workplace.
Consists of 4 core units, concluded by a final exam:
UNIT 1 – HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES AT WORK
UNIT 2 – HAZARDS AND RISK
UNIT 3 – RISK ASSESSMENT
UNIT 4 – PRECAUTIONS AND PROCEDURES.
By the end of the COSHH Awareness course learners should be able to.
- Explain the reasons for conducting COSHH assessments in a work environment.
- Identify what constitutes a hazardous substance.
- Evaluate the risks arising from the use of, and exposure to, hazardous substances in the workplace.
- Learn to identify the potential risks posed by the use of hazardous substances.
- Apply suitable control strategies to help manage the risks of hazardous substances.
HOW IT WORKS.
Click the ‘VIEW COURSES‘ (SIGN UP) button to select your course. You can view ‘MORE DETAILS‘ on all courses before you decide to purchase, such as the target market and certificate issued. We accept Individual or Multiple user registrations. Furthermore managers can purchase as an individual and then convert to a group at a later stage. We offer multiple learners discounts, which are applied straightaway to your purchase.
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You may begin training straightaway. Following payment you will receive 90 days access to the course materials. You will be logged into your course straightaway, and login details will instantly be sent to your email address.
Course access is 24/7. Indeed you may contact us by email 24 hours a day. The system will save your course progress automatically, therefore allowing you to leave and return to the course whenever you wish.
THE FINAL TEST.
The online final exam has a pass mark of 80%. It consists of 30 multiple choice questions. The final exam can be accessed straightaway after all of the course units have been completed. It does not have a time limit. Course units cannot be accessed during the final exam. As a result the integrity of the exam is maintained.
In the event of a fail, free resits are available. Learners may return to the course and review the content before resitting the exam.
The final certificate is instantly sent to your email address in PDF format, following a successful exam submission. Thereupon your course access will cease immediately. You will receive an on-screen message confirming your result.
In the case of multiple learner enrolments, Group Leaders will instantly receive a copy of their learners certificate. Therefore providing an instant record of learner achievement.
The certificate confirms that the course you have taken is recognised by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
Our certificates have unique certificate numbers which can be verified.