Hazardous substances are found in most working environments and coming into contact with them can result in individuals contracting diseases such as asthma, cancer and dermatitis. The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations provides a legal framework that requires employers to protect employees from hazardous substances at work and to ensure that employees liable to be exposed to a substance hazardous to health are suitably and sufficiently informed, instructed and trained.
Throughout this course you will cover the following learner outcomes:
1: Hazardous substances
2: Exposure to hazardous substances
3: Protection from hazardous substances