Many people are exposed to a variety of substances at work (eg. Chemicals, fumes, dusts, fibers) which can, under some circumstances, have a harmful effect on their health. These are called “hazardous substances”. If exposure to a hazardous substance is not properly controlled it may cause ill health in a number of ways.

This course will explain a step by step guide to COSHH assessment and control.

Who to Attend:

  • Production Managers
  • Laboratory Managers and Technicians
  • Chemical Stores Managers and Supervisors
  • Safety Engineers & Safety Managers & Safety Officers
  • Maintenance Engineers
  • Operations Personnel
  • Process Engineers
  • Instrumentations Engineers
  • Fire Personnel


  • To be familiar with COSHH Techniques.
  • To act as a member of a COSHH Assessment Team.
  • To be able to carry out COSHH assessment and Control.
  • Course Outlines:
  • Interpretation of the COSSH regulation
  • Substances hazardous to health
  • Asphyxiants
  • Biological Agents
  • Carcinogens and Mutagens
  • Prohibitions relating to certain substances
  • Assessing of the risk to health created by work involving substances hazardous to


  • The COSHH risk assessment
  • Step by step guide to COSHH assessment
  • Assessment of the risks from biological agents
  • Recording the significant findings
  • Labels and Material Safety Data Sheets
  • Monitoring exposures
  • Health surveillance
  • Preventing and controlling exposures


  • Participants who pass the final exam will receive a successfully completion certificate
  • from The National Training Services - UK.
  • A local certificate will be issued from our training center (EHS – Academy).

EHS – Academy (Cairo – Egypt) was established in April 2010 and EHS – Training Centre (Dubai – UAE) was established in June 2011 as an Occupational Safety & Health Training and Consultant Companies.

The founder and owner of EHS – Academy and EHS – Training Centre, Mr. Wagdi Fouad Seffain has conducted  since 1981 thousands of International and National Safety & Health Training CTheirses in Egypt and the Middle East, and more than 20,000 persons attended these cTheirses.

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