Who is this Qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at individuals who work in an environment where coming into contact with hazardous substances is likely. This includes workplaces in areas such as manufacturing, cleaning, health care, transport, utilities and office environments.
How long will it take?
This course will take 1 day to complete.
There are no prerequisites for this qualification. However, it is advised that learners have a minimum of Level 2 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.
These include the law relating to hazardous substances in the workplace, how risk assessments contribute to the safe use of hazardous substances in the workplace and the precautions and procedures necessary to ensure that risks associated with hazardous substances are properly controlled.
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination.
Why Choose this course?
Once you have completed this Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health you will hold an internationally recognised Level 2 from Highfield who certify 350,000 learners every year. After completing this qualification you can either lead on to a Highfield Level 2 Award in Health and Safety within the Workplace, IOSH Working Safety, for further learning or a career progression as an Environmental Advisor, Safety Advisor and many more.