Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Course

Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Course

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Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Course

This qualification is aimed at learners who have access to any environment where coming into contact with hazardous substances is likely. This includes workplaces in areas such as manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare, transport, utilities and office environments as well as classroom environments. The qualification provides learners with the knowledge and skills needed to recognise the risks associated with hazardous substances and how to control them. The objective of the qualification is predominantly to support a role in the workplace, however may also be suitable for younger learners preparing for employment or wishing to progress onto further learning in a related subject. 

Who is the Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Course for?

  • Any workers who are likely to come into contact with hazardous materials in their workplace
  • The course is designed for those aged over 14 years

What is in the Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Course syllabus?

  • The principles of hazardous substances in the workplace
  • How hazardous substances can cause hazards and risks to health within the workplace
  • How risk assessments contribute to the safe use of hazardous substances in the workplace
  • Precautions and procedures necessary to ensure the risks associated with hazardous substances are properly controlled

How long does it take to complete the Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Course?

  • This course is normally completed in one day, 5 contact hours depending on your companies’ procedures

What will be included in my Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Course?

  • Training to national standards
  • Manual for each learner
  • Exam fees, certificates on successfully completing the course.

How is the Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Course Assessed?

  • The course is assessed by multiple choice assessment
    • 15 questions    
    • Pass mark is 9 

How is the Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Course certificated, or Accredited?

  • This course is an OFQUAL accredited qualification through Highfield Qualifications
  • Qualification Number 603/1620/2
  • On successfully completing the assessment all learners receive an A4 certificate from Highfield Qualifications

How do I renew my Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Course?

  • There is no formal expiry on Highfield Level 2 COSHH Course.
  • As with all health and safety training, there is a requirement that staff have up to date knowledge and skills. It would therefore, be worthwhile that staff undergo periodic refresher training. 

What routes for progression are there after my Highfield Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Course?

Booking an onsite course:

To enquire about an onsite course for your staff, please either call our head office, 01473 551911, or one of our local offices, or fill in the enquiry form below