102 | Principles of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health

This course aims to provide employees working within the Highway Electrical Sector with an understanding and awareness of the control of substances which are hazardous; their individual and collective responsibilities under organisational and legislative policies.


Seats Available: 12


Pre-requisites for HESA 102

A complete list of pre-course requirements is available on request.


A summary assessment will follow the completion of this course.


  • Identify substances likely to cause harm.
  • Follow COSHH assessment instructions.
  • Identify the required PPE correctly.
  • Identify actions before using substances.
  • Identify the measures required to ensure the safety of employees and the general public.
  • Explain actions required in contact with substances.

Course Topics

  • Identification markings.
  • Other potentially hazardous substances covered by legislation other than COSHH (e.g. asbestos, lead etc.)
  • How substances enter the body
  • Assessment Sheets.
  • Reducing the Risk.
  • The Management role and responsibilities.
  • The COSHH assessor role and responsibilities.
  • The Users role and responsibilities.
  • First Aid actions.


To enable maximum learning and benefit from this course, there will be a number of exercises. These may be both interactive and demonstrative to enhance the learning experience.

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