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Qualsafe - QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH course syllabus.

Course Description

Is the QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH course accredited by an official body?

Yes, this course is Accredited and certified by  :  Qualsafe Awards (Qualsafe). This means that all training providers advertising their courses on this site must be an approved centre.
In most cases the awarding body (Qualsafe) will audit the centre to ensure the correct standard of teaching.
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What is the Qualsafe - QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH course?

Category: Health-and-Safety
Level: Beginner

During this half day course, Learners will develop their understanding of the law relating to hazardous substances in the workplace and the precautions and procedures required to ensure hazardous substances are properly controlled, as well as learn how risk assessments contribute to the safe use of hazardous substances.

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Who is the Qualsafe - QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH course designed for?

The QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH (RQF) is ideal for all employees, and specifically those who wish to work in an environment with hazardous substances, such as: healthcare, manufacturing, cleaning, transport, utilities and office environments.

What subjects does the Qualsafe - QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH course cover?

This qualification contains 1 mandatory unit with a Total Qualification Time (TQT) of 5 hours. Full details of this unit are in Appendix 1.

Learners must complete all assessments in the unit successfully within the registration period to achieve the qualification. The maximum period to achieve this qualification, including any referrals is 4 weeks.

TQT is the total number of hours required for a Learner to achieve this qualification. It has 2 elements:

Guided Learning Hours (GLH) is the time a Learner is being taught and assessed under the immediate guidance of a Trainer/Assessor, which for this qualification is 4 GLH (minimum), and

The number of hours a Learner will reasonably be likely to spend in preparation and study, including assessment, as directed by, but not under the immediate guidance or supervision of a Trainer, e.g. pre-course reading, which for this qualification is 1 hour

How is the Qualsafe - QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH course assessed?

1 x 15 Multiple Choice Question Paper (Theory assessment) and continuous formative assessment conducted throughout the course.

What certificate do I get for passing the Qualsafe - QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH course?
Qualsafe - QA Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH