Principles of COSHH Level 2 Award (RQF)

Reducing exposure and protecting health with COSHH

Who is it for?

This course offers a solid foundation for those responsible for conducting risk assessments in environments where hazardous materials exists, to support the prevention of accidents or incidents that could harm employee wellbeing.

What will I learn?
  • The law relating to hazardous substances; employers’ and employees’ duties
  • Risk assessment; why we do these and how to conduct them
  • How to communicate and promote safe practice

Course Details

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Member: £264
  • Non-Member: £311

All fees subject to VAT

Book this course »
Next steps

Course Overview
  • Why and how risk assessments contribute to the safe use of hazardous substances
  • Hazards and risk; recognising the difference
  • Types of hazardous substances
  • Impact/effects of exposure or release of hazardous substances
  • How hazardous substances can enter the body
  • The five step process of risk assessment
  • Precautions and procedures properly controlled
  • Control hierarchy; safe use, handling, storage, transportation and disposal of substances hazardous to health
  • Reference points for identification and use of hazardous substances
  • Dealing with an incident involving hazardous substances


Subject to satisfactory completion of the multiple choice question paper, delegates will receive a Level 2 Award (Qualsafe) certificate demonstrating achievement.

Course Dates
Course commences; 

2 July 2018

Company Sponsored Option

This course is also available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.


Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people

« All Other Training courses

Our Courses and Services