Certification curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to the COSHH Risk Assessor Certification™

    • The COSHH Risk Assessor Certification™

    • Introduction to the COSHH Risk Assessor Certification™

    • Why are Chemical Risk Assessments Required?

    • What Does a Risk Assessment Entail?

    • Chemical Safety Dos and Don'ts

    • Course Objectives

    • Much Better than the Average Course in COSHH

  • 2

    Section 1 - Introduction to Chemical Safety

    • Introduction to Chemical Safety

    • What is COSHH?

    • What's the Difference between a Hazard and a Risk?

    • Things to Consider that are Likely to Increase Risk?

    • Some Real Health and Safety Statistics... Respiratory Diseases

    • Some Real Health and Safety Statistics... Work-Related Skin Diseases

    • Some Real Health and Safety Statistics... Asbestos

    • Section 1 Question 1

    • Section 1 Completed!

  • 3

    Section 2 - Identifying the Task and the People Involved

    • Identifying the Task and the People Involved

    • Deciding who will Carry out the Assessment

    • Deciding who will Carry out the Assessment

    • Section 2 Question 1

    • What could be a Hazardous Substance?

    • Section 2 Question 2

    • What Forms can Hazardous Substances Take?

    • Liquid Form

    • Solid Forms

    • Dusts and Powders

    • Vapours

    • Gases

    • Fumes

    • Biological Agents

    • Section 2 Question 3

    • Detecting Hazardous Substances in Your Workplace

    • Occupational Risk

    • Substances Used Directly in Work Activities

    • Substances Generated During Work Activities

    • Naturally Occurring Substances

    • Biological Agents

    • Routes of Entry

    • Inhalation

    • Ingestion

    • Absorption

    • Injection

    • Section 2 Question 4

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Starting a New Assessment

    • What are the Task Specifics?

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Evaluating Risks to Groups or Individuals

    • Who could be Affected as the Task is Carried Out?

    • What are the chances of being Exposed to Hazardous Substaces?

    • Section 2 Question 5

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Section 2 Completed!

  • 4

    Section 3 - Evaluating the Risks to Health

    • Evaluating the Risks to Health

    • The Effects of Exposure

    • Short-Term Effects

    • Intermediate Effects

    • Long-Term Effects

    • Hazardous Substance Impacts on the Skin

    • Dermatitis

    • Section 3 Question 1

    • Hazardous Substance Impacts on the Lungs

    • Lung Damage

    • Short-Term Effects on the Lungs

    • Long-Term Effects on the Lungs

    • Hazardous Substance Impacts on the Kidneys and Liver

    • Hazardous Substance Impacts on the Nervous System

    • Identifying Hazardous Substances

    • What are Safety Data Sheets?

    • What does a Safety Data Sheet Contain?

    • Why are Safety Data Sheets so Important?

    • Section 3 Question 2

    • CHIP Regulations

    • CLP Regulations

    • Hazard Statements

    • Precautionary Statements

    • Signal Words

    • Product Labelling

    • Section 3 Question 3

    • WD40 Safety Data Sheet

    • Assessment Implementation

    • More on Substances

    • Health Effects

    • Reactions

    • Section 3 Question 4

    • Section 3 Completed!

  • 5

    Section 4 - Control Measures, PPE, and Assessing the Risk

    • Control Measures, PPE, and Assessing the Risk

    • Levels of Risk

    • What other things Could Increase Risk?

    • Younger People

    • People that Already have Health Problems

    • Expectant and Nursing Mothers

    • Storing Hazardous Substances

    • Storage Design and Information

    • The Storage Environment

    • Storing Safety Equipment

    • Storage in Practice

    • Storage of WD40

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Task Hazards

    • Task Hazard Examples

    • WD40 Task Hazards

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Section 4 Question 1

    • Hierarchy of Control Measures

    • Hierarchy in More Detail

    • Controlling Substance and Task Hazards

    • Control Measures in Our Assessment

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Personal Protective Equipment

    • Protecting Your Eyes

    • Section 4 Question 2

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Maintaining Personal Protective Equipment

    • Making Sure Controls are Used

    • Monitoring Exposure

    • Section 4 Question 3

    • Assessing Risk

    • Risk Matrix

    • Before and After Control Assessing

    • Section 4 Question 4

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Section 4 Completed!

  • 6

    Section 5 - Preparing for Hazard Emergencies

    • Preparing for Hazard Emergencies

    • Hazard Emergencies

    • Emergencies Goals

    • Spillages

    • Chemical Splashes

    • Swallowing Chemicals or Getting them in the Eyes

    • Inhaling Harmful Gases

    • Section 5 Question 1

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Emergency Controls

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Section 5 Completed!

  • 7

    Section 6 - Health Surveillance

    • Section 6

    • Safe Systems of Work

    • Health Surveillance

    • Health Surveillance and Workers

    • Obligation

    • Informing your Doctor

    • First-Aid Assessment

    • Section 6 Question 1

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Section 6 Completed!

  • 8

    Section 7 - Ensuring Employees are Adequately Trained and Properly Informed

    • Section 7

    • Importance of Substance and Task Training and Education

    • Employee Knowledge

    • Access to Information

    • Level of Information Required

    • Employee Education and Training

    • Confirmation from Employees

    • Assessment Sign Off Sheet

    • Section 7 Question 1

    • Assessment Publishing (Signing Off)

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Section 7 Completed!

  • 9

    Section 8 - Keeping Chemical Risk Assessments Up-to-Date

    • Keeping Chemical Risk Assessments Up-to-Date

    • Why Does an Assessment Need to be Reviewed

    • When Should Assessments be Reviewed

    • Assessment Review Criteria

    • What is Involved when Reviewing Assessments?

    • What if there are no Changes?

    • Section 8 Question 1

    • Assessment Implementation

    • Assessment Revisions

    • Section 8 Completed!

  • 10

    Course Feedback

    • Course Feedback

    • Course Feedback

  • 11

    Knowledge Review - The COSHH Risk Assessor Certification™

    • Knowledge Review

    • Your Knowledge Review

    • Here We Go...

    • 20 Question Knowledge Review

    • Knowledge Review Complete!

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