Assessing Display Screen Equipment

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.

What does the Assessing DSE online course cover?

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’

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E-Learning Course Modules

Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
1 Introduction Pass percentage required:70
2 Legislation Pass percentage required:70
3 Protecting Your Body Pass percentage required:70
4 Adjusting Your Chair Pass percentage required:70
5 Adjusting Your Screen Pass percentage required:70
6 Work Arrangements Pass percentage required:70
7 Adjusting the Layout of Your Workstation Pass percentage required:70
8 Adjusting Your Work Environment Pass percentage required:70
9 Risk Assessment Overview Pass percentage required:70
10 Principles of Sensible Risk Management Pass percentage required:70
11 Key Health and Safety Legislation Pass percentage required:70
12 DSE Hazards and Risks Pass percentage required:70
13 DSE Assessments Pass percentage required:70
14 Control and Prevention Strategies Pass percentage required:70
15 Practical Element Pass percentage required:70

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