COSHH FOR CLEANERS AND TECHNICIANS

This course is aimed at general cleaning staff for example schools & colleges to general industry and caretakers, the aim of the course is to up-skill and refresh candidates with COSHH knowledge to utilise in their everyday work.

The objective is to gain an understanding of how COSHH influences employers and employees to create a safe work place, the course includes RoSPA approved video.

Duration

½ Day

 Course Content.

  • What is COSHH and why do we need it. Examples of what can go wrong.
  • Employers and employees duties relating to hazardous substances at work
  • Consequences for non-compliance with
  • statutory duties
  • Ways in which the employer can communicate information relating to hazardous substances
  • Manual Cleaning & Disinfecting Surfaces
  • Equipment/ P.P.E/ Procedures/Special Care/ Cleaning & House Keeping.
  • Coshh & Cleaners – Key Messages
  • Quiz


 

Candidates view a DVD, sit a short quiz and carry out a practical.

Certification

Certification of attendance will be issued on completion of the course

Location

Courses are delivered direct on client’s site specifically for their employee’s but in house training rooms are available at an additional cost.

These COSHH sessions  will help you, as an employer, comply with the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1992  amended.  COSHH is the law that requires employers to control substances that are hazardous to health.

Most businesses use substances, or products that are mixtures of substances. Some processes create substances. These could cause harm to employees, contractors and other people.

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health  - Standard

1 Day Course

Control Of Substance Hazardous to Health - Basic

COSHH for Cleaners & Technicians


COSHH

This course is aimed at general Staff, the aim of the course is to up-skill and refresh candidates with COSHH knowledge to utilise in their everyday work.

The objective is to gain an understanding of how COSHH influences employers and employees to create a safe work place

Duration

1 Day

 Course Content.

  • Introduction – Hazardous substances in the workplace
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Hazardous substances
  • Substances covered by COSHH Regulations
  • Important Future Developments – Chip & CPL
  • Routes of Entry
  • The effects of hazardous substances
  • Monitoring and Health Surveillance
  • Hazardous Substance Risk Assessment
  • Incidents
  • Quiz


Candidates view a DVD (RoSPA Approved), sit a short quiz

Certification

Certification of attendance will be issued on completion of the course

Location

Courses are delivered direct on client’s site specifically for their employee’s but in house training rooms are available at an additional cost.