Certificate in COSHH Risk Assessment

The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH) require employers to control exposure to hazardous substances to prevent ill-health. The Level 2 Certificate in COSHH Risk Assessment provides formal recognition of an individual’s ability to undertake a COSHH risk assessment in line with the Health and Safety Executive’s Approved Code of Practice.


One Day Course

Course Outline (PDF)

Course Objectives:

  • Reasons for Conducting COSHH Risk Assessments
  • Main Legislation Relating to COSHH Risk Assessment
  • Competencies Required of COSHH Risk Assessors
  • Hazardous Substances and their Effects on the Body
  • Main Classifications for Hazardous Substances
  • Interpreting Information from Safety Data Sheets
  • Use of Workplace Exposure Limits
  • Factors Affecting Assessment of Risk
  • Risk Control Strategies
  • Recording the Findings of a COSHH Risk Assessment
  • Making Recommendations Based on the Findings
  • Reviewing and Revising a COSHH Risk Assessment
Price: £265 + vat


  • Thursday 11th July 2024
  • Thursday 5th September 2024
  • Monday 4th November 2024