Healthcare training professionals

CIEH COSHH Awareness

Course Information

Course Aims

This qualification will benefit anyone working with hazardous substances in a workplace and the programme focuses on the information employees need to know regarding substance, hazards and their control.

Course Duration

This course is 2 hours

Course Content

Successful completion of the training programme and the assessment will enable candidates to understand:

The scope of hazardous substances in the workplace
The range of legislation covering hazardous substances
How hazardous substances adversely affect health
Methods of identification of hazardous substances
Sources of guidance available for the safe use of hazardous substances
The range of control measures available for the safe use of hazardous substances
The purpose and content of COSHH assessments

Course Certification

The candidates are assessed by an examination paper consisting of 30 multiple choice questions to be completed in 1 hour at the end of the course.


The price for this course is 250 for 8 people + 20 for any additional people, discounts available for larger groups.

Feedback about this course

"Good overview - very useful"
- Petersfield , July 2011

"great course - lots of information"
- London , October 2011