Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)

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Training mode:
Online Learning
Approved by:
KHDA - Dubai Govt.
Employee’s health and safety are compromised if organizations look after the presence of unhealthy and risky work conditions that include hazardous materials and substances. These hazardous substances in the form of acids, gases, liquids or chemicals can have long-term or short-term impact on worker’s health, and sometimes can lead to devastating accidents and loss of lives. Due to non-compliance of safety legislations, ignorance and carelessness among workers, thousands of accidents are happening across the world every year involving hazardous substances.Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) is a safety course developed by HSE experts to increase the awareness on safe handling, storing and usage of hazardous materials at workplaces that could otherwise affect everyone around you.

Course Overview

COSHH course offers sound knowledge on hazardous substance, which helps candidates to understand and recognize unsafe substances at workplace, understand the legal requirements of COSHH, uses of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and ways to safeguard themselves from the risky effects of these hazardous substances.

After completing the course successfully, learners will be able to:

  • Focus on health and safety parameters, COSHH evaluation procedures, how to plan safety data sheets and approaches to perceive potentially hazardous places and basic control measures
  • Understand the importance and handling of PPE
  • Know the adequate information, instruction and training required while dealing with COSHH.

Course Chapters

  1. Understanding COSHH
    Definition of COSHH and responsibilities of employers & employees on COSHH.
  2. Finding out hazards and understanding the risk perceptions
    Ways to conduct the survey and understand key principles of COSHH evaluation.
  3. Equipment & Signs
    Knowledge on firefighting equipment, different type of fire extinguishers, safety signs, firefighting measures etc.
  4. Exposure and control measures
    Becoming aware of key exposure routes and workplace exposure limits
  5. Personal protective equipment (PPE)
    Knowledge of different types of PPE and the correct one to use.
  6. Other factors
    Check health and safety observation, details of COSHH, instruction and direction on what to do in the event of a crisis.

Who will get the benefit?

COSHH safety course is for individuals with the responsibility to handle /carry/stock hazardous substances at the workplace.

How does it work?

COSHH online course is an interactive session for every learner who can access the course with their PCs or any convenient gadget with good internet connection. The course would be informational, engaging and fascinating. The learners will be provided with updated, most recent, graphical visual information that will confront interactive components and mini-quizzes to check their insight upon the course.

Candidates are offered useful advice and guidance and their understanding of the subject will be tested at the end of the course through a compulsory self-test.

During the learning process, candidates will be provided with an interactive risk checklist where the users are asked a series of questions that are related to their current employment conditions.

Certificate:-

On successfully completing the course and online assessment test successfully, learners will receive a certificate from Green World Group, Dubai.
The certificate is recognized to be attested by (it attracts additional Cost)

KHDA (Knowledge and Human Development Authority) Dubai Govt Approved.

Learners would get two certificates by doing this,

  • Main Certificate
  • Additional certificate with attestation