COSHH Retail and Offices - Off The Shelf Elearning Courses

Employers are legally responsible for providing employees with suitable and sufficient instruction and training on the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH).

The employers’ responsibilities regarding COSHH include ensuring risk assessments are up to date, implementing control measures, providing personal protective equipment or respiratory protective equipment, putting workplace exposure limits in place or providing special training regarding COSHH.

At Sponge, we have developed the COSHH Elearning Module to enable the users in retail to know the risks and consequences of not having in place high standard procedures for the handling of substances hazardous to health. The COSHH training is aimed at employees who are in contact with hazardous substances daily and risk exposure. The elearning module also provides an overview of how to store dangerous substances and how to read labels.

Fully online and interactive, available 24/7 on any device, thanks to our state-of-the-art LMS, the elearning course also contains an assessment at the end. A certificate can be downloaded upon successful completion of the training course.

Regulations: This course covers key information surrounding the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002.



Course outline

  • What is COSHH
  • Who is responsible?
  • The consequences
  • Effects of exposure
  • Understanding labels / New pictograms
  • COSHH Controls
  • PPE Storage of hazardous substances
  • Assessment

Learning outcomes

  • Understand the importance of COSHH in the workplace
  • Understand the responsibilities of themselves and their employer
  • Understand the systems that are needed in order to comply with COSHH regulations

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