Dichloromethane (DCM) Competency Training Scheme –
Paint Stripper

This website allows organisations to register as an approved HSE Dichloromethane (DCM) training course provider. It also provides suppliers/retailers of DCM to verify certification by checking HSE Certificates of Competence.

The use of Dichloromethane as a paint stripper is prohibited unless it is for professional use by a competent person who has completed the HSE competence training scheme and is certified.

Health and Safety Made Simple

For employers and those who want some basic information on what they must do to make sure their business comply with health and safety law.

Health and Safety Made Simple: The basics for your business (hse.gov.uk)

What is COSHH

Register your organisation
If you would like to register as an authorised HSE DCM training provider click "Trainer registration" or click here.
Verify a certificate
You can verify a certificate identity / certified user of DCM by clicking on "Certified users" on the menu or click here.
Contact HSE
If you would like to contact HSE regarding an enquiry, please click here.