COSHH Online

Understand the dangers of working with chemicals and how to use them safely.

    • Overview

      The COSHH online training course enables users to understand the dangers of working with hazardous substances / chemicals and how to use them safely.

      This course is accredited by The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), providing you with quality assurance.

    • This course covers...

      • What are hazardous substances?

      • Legal requirements

      • Employer's and Employee's Duties

      • Health effects

      • Labelling of substances

      • COSHH risk assessments

      • Hierarchy of control

      • Safety data sheets

    • Structure

      The course is completed on an online platform, and can be taken at the user’s own pace. The course should take an estimated time of 20-30 minutes if taken all at one time.

      The course is formatted into the following areas:

      • Welcome – Introduction to the course

      • Lesson One – Introduction to hazardous substances

      • Lesson Two – The health effects

      • Lesson Three – Risks and controls

      • Assessment – multiple choice assessment (you are required to get 70% or above to pass the course)

      • What’s next? – access to a downloadable certificate and additional resources

    • More Information

      You can access a free introduction to health and safety demo course so you can see how the platform works and if it is suited to your needs. Contact Jodie at to gain access to this course.

      PLEASE NOTE: Accounts for the courses must be set-up by a member of staff; these details will be created and sent to you as soon as possible. Our operating hours are from Mon – Fri 8:30am to 5:00pm so accounts can be created during this timeframe.

      If you have any questions regarding any of the online courses please contact