COSHH and Fire Safety Training Package

Our COSHH and Fire Safety Training Package is suitable for people at any level in any sector to ensure their health and safety knowledge is up to date. The online Fire Safety Training meets training requirements will help learners understand how to act safely in the event of a fire. Each course comes with an instant CPD approved digital certificate on completion.

Fire Safety
An Overview of COSHH
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Package Overview


  • Intermediate
  • 2-4 Study Hours
  • Online Study
  • Self-Printed Certificate


  • 2-4 CPD Hours
  • CPD Certified

Package description

This training pack contains two health and safety courses for workers in any sector. The Fire Safety training conforms to government fire safety regulations and allows employers to train their staff to the legal requirements.

By completing this COSHH training course, learners will be able to work with hazardous substances safely and effectively in a way that is appropriate to their work. Employees will understand the risks associated with dangerous substances, and the precautions they can take to ensure their safety.

This training material will provide learners with the facts about the COSHH legislation and how important it is for businesses to ensure employee safety. Learners will recognise the responsibilities of employees and employers when it comes to COSHH regulations, understand COSHH guidelines and learners will also be able to identify harmful substances in the workplace and their effects.

The Virtual College Fire Safety course provides learners with the knowledge and understanding required to act safely in the event of a fire in the workplace. This fire safety course will help learners understand the legal requirements for fire safety. Learners will gain knowledge of fire prevention and will understand warning systems and what to do. They will learn what key factors are involved in the event of an evacuation, recognise different types of fire, and what fire extinguishers they can use.

Fire Safety E-Learning Content

  • Awareness of key legislation and the legal requirements relating to fire safety
  • The “Fire Triangle”
  • Fire detection, warning systems and how to use and react to them
  • Evacuation procedures
  • The different types of fire and what extinguishers can be used
  • Precautions to minimise the risk of fire

COSHH E-learning Content

  • What does COSHH stand for?
  • Why bother with COSHH?
  • Where hazardous substances can be found
  • Effects of hazardous substances
  • Which substances are classed as hazardous under COSHH?
  • Examples of harmful substances at work
  • Is COSHH relevant?
  • Identifying the symbols
  • Safety data sheets
  • The eight steps of COSHH regulations
  • Which substances are classed as hazardous under COSHH?


The content of this training pack has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.


These Courses will take approximately one to two hours each to complete, depending on how quickly learners can study and absorb the material. Learners do not have to complete all the training in one session as progress is recorded throughout.

Test and certificate

After passing the end of course test you will be able to download a fire safety certificate and a COSHH certificate. These can be printed and we suggest you keep them for your records.

What courses are included in this training package?

Within this training package are two of our most popular online training courses to help ensure workplace safety in COSHH Training and Fire Safety Training.

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You will learn

  • Awareness of key legislation and the legal requirements relating to fire safety
  • The “Fire Triangle”
  • Fire detection
  • Warning systems and how to use and react to them
  • What COSHH stands for
  • Why bother with COSHH
  • Where hazardous substances can be found

Who is it for?

Roles including:

  • Managers
  • Health and Safety Representatives
  • Supervisors
  • Business looking to meet their health and safety training requirements

How the online courses work

  • Find a course

    To begin searching for your online training you can click on the course category section on our website and browse through all of our training categories.

    Alternatively if you already know the title of the training you’re looking for you can use the search bar located in the centre of the homepage and go directly to the course you want.

  • Buy the course

    When buying one of our courses, you will need to enter a valid email address which will be used to create your account with our Learning Management System – Enable – where you will take the training. We will also send your purchase receipt to this email address, and any additional courses purchased in future using the same email address will be added to your system account.

    Once you have purchased a course, you will be able to send this course to other people using your system account with Enable by entering the new learner’s email address so that they may access the training and set up their own system account with our Learning Management System.

    If you are not 100% satisfied with your course then we offer a 30-day, no hassle money-back guarantee. To request a refund, you should email our learner support team with your receipt stating why you would like to be reimbursed. You, or your learners, must not have completed the training in order to make a valid refund claim. Any claim made after the training has been completed will be invalidated.

  • Take the course

    This online course consists of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk learners through the lesson material. Pages may include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help learners stay engaged and interested in the material. Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be paused and resumed at any stage.

    The course is self-paced so learners decide how fast or slow the training goes. There is no deadline for completion but some of our courses have a test at the end to check that learners have understood the material. If the course has a test at the end then learners are required to achieve a 75% pass mark to successfully complete the course. Once learners have passed the test they are awarded a certificate, which can either be downloaded digitally or sent as a physical copy if this option was chosen when purchasing the course.

  • Your Certificate

    Upon completion of any of our courses, learners will be able to download a digital certificate from Virtual College which will include the accrediting bodies logo where applicable, the learner's name, the title of the course and the date of completion.

    If you have purchased the posted certificate option, available on selected courses, a high quality, seal embossed, certificate will be sent out the following working week after completion.