Hazardous Substances (COSHH)

Substances which could be hazardous to employee’s health are found in every workplace. Not all hazardous substances have labels to warn employees of the dangers which exist therefore employees must be aware of the different types and forms of hazardous substances which they may encounter in your workplace.

Course Structure

The course is designed for employees who routinely work with substances and provides guidance on safety measures which should be implemented to ensure a safe working environment.


  • Overview
    • What is a hazardous substance
    • Health risks
  • Classification
    • Hazard classification symbols
    • Safety data sheets
  • Health risks
    • Health effects
    • Workplace asthma & dermatitis
  • Control measures
    • Risk assessment
    • Safe storage systems

All of these modules contain individual assessments at the end of each module which lead towards final award of certificate.

  • Final certification

The Xact team will give your business a free of charge health and safety assessment to ensure that you are legally compliant. Please contact the Xact Team to arrange your free consultation by clicking on the button.