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COSHH Awareness Course

COSHH Awareness course informs you of the dangers of chemical substances and aims to make sure that you or your company follow the relevant rules and regulations.

You will also learn how to conduct a COSHH risk assessment in your workplace to ensure that you and others do not come into contact with them.

Why Should I Take the COSHH Awareness Course?

The course is suitable for a broad range of individuals from various industries, such as those who use, store, handle, transport or manufacture hazardous substances.

Chemicals and other hazardous substances can be a real health risk in untrained hands. To prevent injury and ill-health, you must understand the risks.

Under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH), the law requires you to control hazardous substances; this course will help you understand your responsibilities.

What Does the COSHH Awareness Course Involve?

This course covers the following topics (for the full list of topics covered, keep on reading):

  • The different forms of biological and chemical agents
  • Classifying substances
  • Specific agents and their health hazards
  • Routes of entry


This course can be delivered in the following ways:

3B Training can deliver courses for a group of your employees in-house at your site or venue of your choice.

We can deliver this course can be delivered to a group of your employees, making the course incredibly relevant to your company

The relevancy will help to create an internal discussion about current processes.

If you would like to book an in-house course, get in touch with us and our friendly team will assist you.

3B Training offer a variety of eLearning courses.

This course is also available to complete online via eLearning.

The eLearning course is an ideal alternative for those who don’t have time to attend a set course date and prefer to complete the course independently.

This delivery format is also a good option for anyone who finds learning difficult in the classroom.

For more information, visit our COSHH eLearning course page.

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£25 + VAT


  • Become qualified in just three hours
  • Understand the dangers of hazardous substances
  • We can deliver the course in-house
  • Valid for three years
COSHH Awareness Course Content

The trainer will cover the following  topics throughout the course:

  • The different forms of biological and chemical agents
  • Classifying substances
  • Specific agents and their health hazards
  • Routes of entry
  • What is COSHH?
  • Limits of workplace exposure
  • Control measures
  • Health risk surveys
  • Environmental issues
  • Practical risk assessments

By the end of the training course, you will:

  • Understand the risks of handling and storing hazardous substances relevant to their industry
  • Have gained further knowledge in the classification, packaging and labelling of hazardous substances
  • Have a basic overview of recognising, measuring and managing exposure to harmful chemical substances
  • Possess a greater awareness of the Chemical Regulations 2015 legislation
What is Required to Pass the COSHH Course?

We will assess you through a short assessment paper at the end of the course. The trainer will also assess your contribution throughout the course.

Fantastic course, keeping me up to date with all things coshh. Great Instructor.
John Paul Sweeney


  • How long is the COSHH course?
    How long is the COSHH course?

    The course is delivered over approximately three hours.

    The short course will provide you with the information you need to know and qualify you quickly.

  • Is this COSHH Awareness course accredited?

    Yes, the course is 3B Training accredited.

    At 3B, we continually review our training courses and develop them with our quality and training team.


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