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Display Screen Equipment and Workstation Health and Safety

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On average this
course contributes
1 hours
towards your CPD

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
  • Course Details

    Lesson Plan

    Areas covered include:

    • Welcome and Introduction
    • Learning Objectives
    • Regulations
    • Assessing Workstation risk
    • The Working Environment
    • Portable DSE - Laptops
    • Workstation Checklist
    • Summary

    Target Audience

    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.


    With approximately 30 interactive screens, it is estimated that this module will take approximately 1 hours to complete (depending on learning speed). As an e-learning module you can complete this training in convenient stages. The system will record your progress throughout.


    On completion of this course you will be able to print a Virtual College certificate. Entry Requirements

    CPD Accreditation

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

    Entry Requirements

    There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

    What our customers have said

    29/10/2015 NR
    Very clear and easy to understand.
    28/10/2015 SH div>
    The look of the module was different to others I have completed and this made for a nice change
    14/10/2015 AM
    Good clear instruction. Good use of graphics
    01/10/2015 PM
    It was very straight forward, easy access, detailed explanation very user friendly
    WR 24/02/2015
    The online modules enable you to access training whatever time suits you. You have the time to go over and digest what you are learning
    JP 13/04/2015
    Brief and to the point, easy to click through the slides
    SG 26/02/2015
    Certainly more detailed than any other training I have seen on this subject
    EH 21/10/2014
    Very accessible and easy to understand. All areas were fully explained and repeated. No problems at all in logging on to this programme, and very easy to assess progress
    JD 10/07/2014
    Very easy to follow for all employees. This course is direct and straight forward
    SH 25/02/2014
    The animations and various clickable elements provided an enjoyable course that wasn't tedious or boring
    CJ 15/01/2014
    Very informative. Very easy to use
    MM 13/12/2013div>
    The course used a variety of learning methods, suits lots of different types of learning
    AM 12/11/2013
    Easy to read bullets rather than info overload
    VA 06/11/2013div>
    Its an online course. I prefer online to classroom. The course is appropriate to the information a Company needs
    GW 03/10/2013

    Cost and Discounts

    £30 + VAT - This cost is for a single user.

    Discounts are available for multiple users (10 or more) for more information please contact, or telephone UKVC Sales on 01943 885089.

    How it Works

    The information below is specific to this particular course. If you would like a more general guide to how our purchasing and learning works please visit the Four Easy Steps page which should tell you all you need to know.

    Alternatively; if you have a specific question or concern why not contact us directly ?


    This is an online course, all the training will be taken through your browser window. There will be no face-to-face sessions with instructors nor will you receive any training material through the post. If you wish you may print out any page of the training material, and may also print the notes you took during the training.

    You can also revisit the training material at any time, even after you have completed the course.


    The material for this course has been broken down into several smaller lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject.

    The lesson consist of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk you through the lesson material at a pace that suits you. Pages may also include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help you keep in touch and interested in the material.

    Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be PAUSED and RESUMED at any stage. When all lessons in the course have been completed our system will realise and automatically record that you have successfully completed the course


    This course is delivered fully online allowing you to learn at your own pace, however an average duration would be 1 hours.

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