COSHH For Care Homes
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The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) for Care Homes

The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Awareness training course will provide students with information of the COSHH Regulations (2002) as well as providing them with an understanding of risk assessment and hazards

This course is ideal for those handling hazardous substances daily at work or even for those that have no prior knowledge of the subject, or anyone who wishes to refresh any current understanding they already have.

Once you have completed all the modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the modules. Our experienced trainers will be on hand to help guide participants through these sessions.


This qualification specification outlines the key information related to the The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) for Care Homes


This qualification provides knowledge related to Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) in the care home, including the use of cleaning chemicals. 



This is a qualification that indicates an individual can undertake a specific role in the workplace and that may be relied upon by employers.


This qualification comprises a single unit. The learning outcomes and assessment criteria can be found below.

By the end of this course learners will have a clear understanding of:


• COSHH regulations and requirements.

• Risk assessment and safety procedures.

• Definition of hazardous substances.

• Compliance with relevant regulations.

• Identifying different types of substances.

• Health effects caused from hazardous substances.

• COSHH risk assessment.