Assessing Display Screen Equipment
Our display screen equipment courses are aimed at users of display screen equipment (DSE) and those responsible for assessing display screen equipment. A ‘user’, is anyone who regularly uses display screen equipment for a significant part of their normal work. In practice, if you use display
screen equipment continuously for more than one hour a day, then you’re a ‘user’. So what do we mean by display screen equipment?
The first thing most people think of is a computer monitor. But that’s not the only thing it refers to Display screen equipment could also mean laptops, tablet PCs, televisions, smartphones, CNC control pads, portable diagnostic screens or equipment containing cathode ray tubes, or CRTs.
The Health and Safety (Display Screen Equipment) Regulations contain special directives covering DSE safety. Both employers and employee‐users have responsibilities under the legislation.
This course fulfils your statutory training obligations and covers among other things, the correct way
to set up and use your display screen equipment safely. Reducing the risk of work related conditions.
Assessing Display Screen Equipment Course Modules:
The pass mark for all modules is 70%
1 – Introduction
2 – Legislation
3 – Protecting Your Body
4 – Adjusting Your Chair
5 – Adjusting Your Screen
6 – Work Arrangements
7 – Adjusting the Layout of Your Workstation
8 – Adjusting Your Work Environment
9 – Risk Assessment Overview
10 – Principles of Sensible Risk Management
11 – Key Health and Safety Legislation
12 – DSE Hazards and Risks
13 – DSE Assessments
14 – Control and Prevention Strategies
15 – Practical Element
Recommended System Requirements
• Browser: Up to date web browser
• Video: Up to date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)
Duration: 110 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off.
It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).