Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
HABC Level 2 Award
in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (QCF)
qualification is for anyone who is likely to come into contact
with hazardous substances within a variety of working
environments including: manufacturing, cleaning, healthcare,
transport, utilities and office environments. It gives learners
the knowledge to recognise the risks associated with hazardous
substances and how to control them. Subjects covered include
laws relating to hazardous substances in the workplace, risk
assessments, safe use of hazardous substances in the workplace,
control precautions and procedures for dealing with hazardous
How long will it
take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification is
usually achieved by taking a half-day course.
How is the
Through a 30-minute,
15-question, multiple-choice examination. Learners must achieve
a score of at least 10 out of 15 in order to pass.
this qualification are able to progress to:
HABC Level 3 Award in Risk
Level 3 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF)