This course will refresh the delegates’ knowledge of the potential harm of not working safely and following a COSHH assessment when using substances within various exposure scenarios.

Following this an overview of the CMS system is provided through power point slides to provide an insight into the look and feel of the system. Finally, this is followed by hands on training on; logging in, navigation of the software and how to read and interpret an assessment.

COSHH briefing

  • Ill health & prevention
  • Hazardous substances
  • What is a Safety data sheet
  • What is a COSHH assessment
  • Risk
  • Routes of entry
  • Hierarchy of control
  • PPE
  • Other actions

Upon completion of the course each delegate will be left COSHH knowledgeable, with questions answered.  A read only quick user guide for accessing the system will be provided.

On completion of the course a certificate of training will be issued.


CMS user

  • My CMS
  • Creating/editing work areas
  • Request wizard/exposure scenarios
  • Deleting/archiving assessments
  • Copying/favourites
  • COSHH control sheets
  • Decision module
  • Attachments
  • IMCs
  • Reports