COSHH Assessors


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Overview
This course is designed to give participants a practical overview of the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations as well as providing the necessary skills and knowledge to conduct .suitable and sufficient. risk assessments for hazardous substances.

Who Should Attend
Those in the workplace with responsibility for conducting COSHH Assessments.

Aims
To enable delegates to carry out suitable and sufficient COSHH Assessments.

Objectives

  • To understand the basic requirements of the COSHH Regulations
  • Understand the potential toxic effects of substances
  • Explain the likely routes of entry into the body of hazardous substances
  • To conduct a COSHH Assessment
  • To understand the use and importance of control measures


Content

  • Legislation and the COSHH Regulations
  • Identification of hazardous substances and evaluating risk
  • COSHH assessments
  • Hierarchy of control measures
  • Gathering information
  • Evaluating risks to health
  • Necessary measures to comply with regulations 7 through 12 of COSHH
  • Practical assessment including on-site COSHH assessment


Certification
Delegates should successfully complete a COSHH Assessment in order to receive the COSHH Assessors certificate.

Number of Delegates: Suitable for up to 15 delegates
Course Duration: 1 day

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