Display Screen Equipment and Workstation Health and Safety Course
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The Health and Safety (Display Screen Equipment) Regulations 1992, as amended by the Health and Safety Miscellaneous Amendments Regulations 2002 places significant responsibilities upon employers for
the health and safety of their staff. This course has been developed to enable organisations comply with the law by providing learners with an increased understanding of health and safety relating to
display screen equipment and workstations.
It provides learners with the knowledge and skills required to carry out a thorough assessment of their workstation, identifying potential risks and implementing corrective action where necessary.
On completion of this e-learning course learners will have covered:
The risks from DSE work
The importance of good posture and changing position
How to adjust furniture to help avoid risks
Organising the workplace to avoid awkward or frequent stretching
Avoiding reflections and glare on or around the screen
Adjusting and cleaning the screen and mouse
Organising work for activity changes or breaks if necessary
Completing individual self-assessments
Areas covered include:
Welcome and Introduction
Assessing Workstation risk
The Working Environment
Portable DSE – Laptops
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
On completion of this course you will be able to download a College certificate.
Approximately 1 hour. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like.
This module is targeted primarily at businesses needing to train their staff in DSE and Workstation Health and Safety. However, the information is also applicable to anyone who wishes to learn more
about how to manage the risks associated with DSE and their Workstation.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.