Duration: Half day
Prerequisite: Level 2 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace, or equivalent recommended
Assessment: Multiple-choice examination
The Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH will prepare employees to contribute to the safer use of hazardous substances in the workplace, in cooperation with their managers and supervisors. It will help candidates to identify such substances, understand the risks they impose and be able to implement appropriate control measures. It also outlines what to expect from a COSHH assessment.
On successful completion of the qualification, the learner will:
- Identify the hazards associated with those substances
- Identify the risks and controls available to deal with the substances
- Identify what to expect from a COSHH assessment.