Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
This course raises awareness of how substances used or created at work can cause harm to people. It also identifies how controlling contact with these substances can reduce the risk.
Health and Safety legislation.
Routes of entry into the body.
Monitoring the risks hazardous substances pose.
COSHH application in health and social care.
An understanding of how substances can harm health.
An understanding of exposure.
An understanding of exposure skills necessary
to conduct COSHH Risk Assessments.
Greater understanding of practical control
measures and safe systems of work.
An understanding of the laws surrounding the
control of substances hazardous to health.