Duration 3 Hours | £35.00 per delegate
Approximately 23.3 million working days were lost due to work-related illness or workplace injury during 2014/15. Within that staggering number are many work-related incidents which could have easily been avoided.This short course will give you the knowledge you need to understand those risks and how to control and act upon any likely hazards present in your particular place of work.A great addition to your CV, to show your strong commitment to health and safety at work, this knowledge will also benefit anyone greatly in the wider world.
The course is only available online and is auto-marked.
This course will introduce you to the knowledge you need to understand risks in your workplace and how to control and act upon any likely hazards present in your particular place of work.
The course is split into four engaging and manageable sections.
Section 1: The importance of COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) risk assessments In this section, you will begin to understand the reason for conducting COSHH risk assessments, what COSHH means and how neglecting its practice and implementation can potentially lead to the harm of employees.
Section 2: Types of hazardous substances Upon completion of this section, you will be able to identify and classify different forms of hazardous substances and how these substances affect the body to cause harm.
Section 3: Controlling risks from hazardous substances This section helps you to understand the factors to consider when assessing risks from exposure to hazardous substances, covering the hierarchy of controls in relation to hazardous substances.
Section 4: How a COSHH risk assessment is carried out The stages of a COSHH risk assessment and know when to review a COSHH risk assessment are studied within this module.
This course is suitable for anyone wanting to understand the risks associated with work-related accidents and give you the knowledge to control and act upon any likely hazards present in your particular place of work.