Training Courses

COSHH Awareness

Course Length

0.5 Days

Course Overview

The aim of this course is to provide delegates with an awareness of Hazardous Substances within the workplace and to provide an understanding of the appropriate legislation in how to work with and control Hazardous Substances.

Structure

  • An overview of the current legislation associated with Hazardous Substances.
  • Interpretation of the relevant code of practice.
  • Associated regulations and HSE guidance documents (including Direct Advice sheets).
  • Employer and Employee responsibilities.
  • Transportation, storage and segregation requirements.
  • Identifying hazards and assessing the risks.
  • Safety Data Sheets and other sources of information.
  • Requirements for and understanding of COSHH Risk Assessments.
  • Prevention of Exposure including Workplace Exposure limits.
  • Suitable Training.
  • Personal and Respiratory Protective Equipment
  • Multi choice test and practical assessment

Prerequisites

  • Photo ID
  • PPE to include hard hat with chin strap, safety glasses, coveralls, gloves and boots

Certification

A certificate will be awarded upon successful completion.

Venue

Esk Offshore Ltd
Unit 3
Spurryhillock Ind Estate
Broomhill Road
Stonehaven
AB39 2NH

 

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