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Courses for learners aged 19 and over

COSHH Safe Use of Chemicals

Course Code Start Date End Date Wks Day Time Venue Fees
19-23yrs
Fees
24yrs +
16PSCD1020/1B 23/03/2017 23/03/2017 1 Th 09:30 - 12:30 Macclesfield College £50.00 Fee Code: N £50.00Fee Code: N
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Course Information

Overview
This course will give you an insight into COSHH legislation and responsibilities. This course will provide you with the skills to control hazards and complete a COSHH assessment.

Who is it for?
This course is for anyone who is responsible for storing and handling substances that are hazardous to health.

Outcome
On completion of this course you will be able to identify hazardous substances,control the hazards and conduct a COSHH assessment.

Entry Requirements
There are no entry requirements for this course.

Content
• Identifying health hazards
• The law relating to COSHH
• Providing control measures to reduce harm to health
• Safety aspects of chemicals
• Completing a COSHH assessment
• Key safety points Personal Protective equipment

Assessment
There are no assessments for this course.

Awarding Body
This is not an accredited course however the College will provide you with an Attendance Certificate.

Follow up courses/Progression
After this course you may wish to complete or review COSHH assessments in the workplace. After completing this course you can go on to Health and Safety Level 2 course.

Additional Information
You may like to bring a pad and pen should you wish to make notes. For this course you may need COSHH data sheets of the substances you use at work.



Course information code: 2030