Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) – Skills for Health Certified

This online training course covers a wide range of topics relating to COSHH within the healthcare industry, such as routes of infection, individual workers responsibilities and PPE (Personal Protective Equipment). The course will take approximately one hour to complete, and at the end of the training there are a number of multiple choice questions based on the course content, which must be answered correctly to pass the course.

Train Healthcare are fully aligned with Skills For Health and have been awarded the Skills for Health ‘Quality Mark’ for our face to face and e-learning training courses.

Course Content:

What is a hazardous substance?

What is not a hazardous substance?

Employer’s responsibilities

Employee’s responsibilities

Risk Assessment

Control Measures

Chemical Symbols

Learning Outcomes:

Understand the basic requirements of COSHH

Understand both the Employers & their individual responsibilities

Identify what is and is not a Hazardous substance

The COSHH risk assessment process.

Identify control measures

Identify common signs and symbols relevant to COSHH


Online assessment