Display Screen Equipment Training

These 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.

Courses

  1. Display Screen Equipment Awareness

Duration: 50 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).

Course

Module Number

Module Name

Pass % Required

DSE Awareness

1

Introduction

70

DSE Awareness

2

Legislation

70

DSE Awareness

3

Protecting Your Body

70

DSE Awareness

4

Adjusting Your Chair

70

DSE Awareness

5

Adjusting Your Screen

70

DSE Awareness

6

Work Arrangements

70

DSE Awareness

7

Adjusting the Layout of Your Workstation

70

DSE Awareness

8

Adjusting Your Work Environment

70

 

 

  1. Assessing Display Screen Equipment

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).

Course

Module Number

Module Name

Pass % Required

Assessing DSE

1

Introduction

70

Assessing DSE

2

Legislation

70

Assessing DSE

3

Protecting Your Body

70

Assessing DSE

4

Adjusting Your Chair

70

Assessing DSE

5

Adjusting Your Screen

70

Assessing DSE

6

Work Arrangements

70

Assessing DSE

7

Adjusting the Layout of Your Workstation

70

Assessing DSE

8

Adjusting Your Work Environment

70

Assessing DSE

9

Risk Assessment Overview

70

Assessing DSE

10

Principles of Sensible Risk Management

70

Assessing DSE

11

Key Health and Safety Legislation

70

Assessing DSE

12

DSE Hazards and Risks

70

Assessing DSE

13

DSE Assessments

70

Assessing DSE

14

Control and Prevention Strategies

70

Assessing DSE

15

Practical Element

70

 

Recommended System Requirements

  • Operating System: Windows XP/7/8, Mac OSX (10.6)
  • Browser: Chrome 20+, Firefox 28+, Internet Explorer 9, Safari for Mac 5+
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Additional Software: Flash Player 10+
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

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