The Award in COSHH in the Food Industry £25

The Award in COSHH in the Food Industry
The Award in COSHH in the Food Industry
Chemicals used in the workplace including regularly used and common well known ones contain some powerful ingredients. Without controls and processes including PPE (personal protective equipment) these can cause and trigger harmful effects. Toxic fumes Micro Organisms and Mists and dusts can also cause reactions including skin irritations and dermatitus, infections and after long exposure cancer. In addition employees and customers can have allergenic or sensitive reactions to everyday substances so an understanding of COSHH is vital to all businesses and organisations. This course will train candidates in COSHH and how to work safely and implement the necessary controls and processes

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COSHH in the Food Industry: Online COSHH Course

Course Overview

Chemicals used in the workplace including regularly used and common well known ones contain some powerful ingredients. Without controls and processes including PPE (personal protective equipment) these can cause and trigger harmful effects. Toxic fumes Micro Organisms and Mists and dusts can also cause reactions including skin irritations and dermatitus, infections and after long exposure cancer.

In addition employees and customers can have allergenic or sensitive reactions to everyday substances so an understanding of COSHH is vital to all businesses and organisations

This course will train candidates in COSHH and how to work safely and implement the necessary controls and processes

Who is this course for

All staff

All staff working in a food environment and indeed in all businesses and organisations must understand COSHH (Control of substances hazardous to health). Businesses and organisation with more than 5 people or employees need to complete and record a COSHH Risk assessment

This course is

  • CPD Approved Programme
  • All Online learning, learn at your own pace
  • Certificate on successful completion
  • Course duration 1.5– 2 hours
  • Resits Available (no additional fee)

Course Content

  • Cleaning Hazards This module explores the meaning of CoSHH and how it is imperative to the safe practice of workers when working in a food and cleaning environment. It looks at the different food hazards associated with CoSHH, and how contamination and cross-contamination should be prevented.
  • Handling Hazards This module covers the 5-steps to constructing a risk assessment and how this can be used within a food business. It looks at what safety data sheets are and how they should be implemented. CLP regulations and hazard symbols are also explored within this module.

Course Objectives

Once the candidate has completed the course they will be able to:

  • Understand what CoSHH is and how it can be implemented in a food environment
  • Know how to handle chemicals and other hazardous substances safely and effectively
  • Identify important legislation associated with Health and Safety in the workplace
  • Understand the importance of preventing contamination and cross-contamination of hazards when working with food
  • Know the 14 main food allergens and how to handle them safely
  • Understand the 5-step risk assessment process
  • Identify the different types of PPE that can be used to protect the health of the food worker
  • Know how to use chemicals safely when cleaning in a food establishment
  • Understand the importance of safety data sheets and when they should be implemented

Environmental Health Officer Approved

This COSHH online training course has been approved by Environmental Health Officers with its content developed in accordance to their guidelines, which means you can be sure you’re receiving the right training for your role.

Assessment and Certification

The online assessment for the course consists of 30 multiple choice questions. In order to be successful, candidates must achieve a 75% pass mark to obtain their certificate.

The average time required to complete the learning is approximately 1 – 1.5 hours.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

CPD Certified Course

This course is certified by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted CPD guidelines .

This COSHH in the Food Industry training provides 2 points towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

The Award in COSHH in the Food Industry
The Award in COSHH in the Food Industry
Chemicals used in the workplace including regularly used and common well known ones contain some powerful ingredients. Without controls and processes including PPE (personal protective equipment) these can cause and trigger harmful effects. Toxic fumes Micro Organisms and Mists and dusts can also cause reactions including skin irritations and dermatitus, infections and after long exposure cancer. In addition employees and customers can have allergenic or sensitive reactions to everyday substances so an understanding of COSHH is vital to all businesses and organisations. This course will train candidates in COSHH and how to work safely and implement the necessary controls and processes

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Certificate Printing
Certificate Printing
Full Colour Certificate Printed on 300gsm Certificate Card including postage in a stiffened envelope