E-Learning Display Screen Equipment & Workstation course

What topics are covered by the course?

The most common DSE in a workplace is a computer monitor. The terms DSE and VDU both refer to the same type of object anything electronic that is showing a display.

The Health and Safety Display Screen Equipment Regulations are in place to promote safe use of such devices.

These display screen equipment regulations apply to all staff who use VDUs on a regular basis as part of their work.

Employers must be aware of and target potential health and safety risks from working with VDUs meaning employees should have good DSE training.
This course fits the needs of any organisation or invidiual whos aim is to comply with the regulations mentioned above.

The course uses audio and visual interactive animation to deliver the training in an enjoyable and refreshing format.

Who should attend?

This e-Learning awareness course is for people who are regularly working with visual display units (VDUs) or display screen equipment (DSE).

What will I be able to do on completion?

On successful completion of the course delegates will be able to complete the following modules :
Module 1 Who do the regulations apply to?
The law, workstation regulations, VDU regulations, laws for the self-employed
Module 2 What makes a good workstation?
Analysing workstations, minimum requirements, planning work patterns, arranging eye tests, providing information
Module 3 Risks to health, and common questions
Problems and solutions, common questions, RSI, stress, aches and pains
Module 4 Adjusting your workstation
Modifying your workstation, chairs, VDU, document holders, lighting
Module 5 Self assessment
A DSE assessment of your own workstation, print-out report

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is an ongoing process throughout the course.

At eLearning.co.uk all of our courses are delivered online. This gives you the opportunity to study at your own pace and within your own time. Online learning allows you to study in the evenings, weekends, or even the odd hour during the day! With each course you will have full tutor and technical support available via the telephone and by e-mail so you are not on your own by any means. This e-Learning Display Screen Equipment & Workstation course course will award you with the same certification as the classroom version of this course usually for a cheaper cost and with the additional benefit of flexible study times!

Once youve decided to go ahead and enrol on this e-Learning Display Screen Equipment & Workstation course course, you will receive an e-mail shortly after containing your user name and password, receipt of payment and full course joining instructions. Use this with the link/url provided in the e-mail and you can log into the online training system and begin learning right away. This e-Learning Display Screen Equipment & Workstation course online learning course will use various interactive features and different types of media to enable you to stay engaged whilst learning. The course has been designed to be simple to follow and solely with the user in mind so dont worry about the technical side of things.


Users will need a computer capible of producing sound via speakers or headphones.
Users will also need an internet connection and an up-to date internet browser with adobe flash installed.

Guide Price: 20

Delivery: Online
Category: DSE/VDU »
Duration: 1.5 hours
Qualification: Certificate awarded upon successful completion

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