First Aid, Health & Safety Courses For The Workplace

Green Box Training specialises in health and safety training in the work place and is based in Windsor, Berkshire and operates across the home counties. Our instructors are highly qualified and experienced and have worked in various industries so have practical, first hand knowledge to draw from when training your team.

We train in a fun, practical and engaging way which makes qualifications attainable for all and we pride ourselves on our flexible and positive approach to training. Green Box's high level of customer service ensures we make training easy for business owners and HR professionals to provide for their team.


Control of Substances Hazardous to Health or COSHH regulations apply to any substance that could cause injury or illness to someone and covers most workplaces. If you are dealing with chemicals, even paints and toilet cleaning chemicals or creating anything that could damage someone you are responsible for COSHH.

This Green Box Training level 2 course covers all the basics and is ideal for all members of staff either as induction training or regular training to ensure that everyone knows what the rules are and how to keep safe. In the course, we cover all aspects of COSHH including the latest CPL regulations.

This course is available fully online or nationally through our national network of approved instructors and is a half day course with a guided learning hours of 4. If can also be taken alongside our health & safety courses.

Please note that learners undertaking Green Box Trainings course have the option to choose to take a regulated Level 2 qualification.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a Green Box Training Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

Occupations that use this course

  • Factories

  • Agriculture

  • Hairdressers

  • General business

  • Cleaning 

  • Waste disposal

  • Manufacturing

  • Offices

Course Curriculum

  • Introduction

    • What does COSHH mean?

    • What is a hazardous substance

    • COSHH risk assessing

    • Stages of a COSHH risk assessment

    • Reviewing COSHH assessments

  • COSHH Regulation

    • CHIP and GHS regulations

    • Labeling of substances - CHIP and CLP symbols

    • Employee and Employer Duties

    • Control of Major Accidents Hazards Regulations 2015

  • Types of Hazardous Substance

    • Mixing of chemicals

    • Liquids

    • Gases and Vapours

    • Lead products

    • Explosive material

    • Solvents

  • How can you be affected?

    • Routes of entry to the body

    • Medical conditions

    • COSHH in the office

  • Protection and accidental exposure

    • Hierarchy of control

    • Personal Protective Equipment

    • Handling of chemicals

    • COSHH Control measures

    • Accidental Exposure

    • Reporting and Management

    • Cleanup Procedures

    • Medical and dental waste products

    • Workplace Exposure Limits (WEL)

    • Enforcement of COSHH

    • Permit to Work

    • Emergency Procedures

    • COSHH Health surveillance 

    • Storage of chemicals 

    • COSHH cleanup procedures

    • ADR kit and transporting chemicals

  • What is not covered under COSHH

    • Asbestos and its dangers

    • Lead and it's dangers

    • Radioactive Substances 

Booking and Prices

Please call us on 0330 311 0799 or email us for prices and availability.