Assessing Display Screen Equipment

IIRSM Approved Course

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 Description

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.

Recommended System Requirements

Browser: Up to date web browser
Video: Up to date video drivers
Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Course Modules and Grades

CourseModule NumberModule NamePass % Required
Assessing Display Screen Equipment1Introduction70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment2Legislation70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment3Protecting Your Body70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment4Adjusting Your Chair70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment5Adjusting Your Screen70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment6Work Arrangements70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment7Adjusting The Layout of Your Workstation70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment8Adjusting Your Work Environment70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment9Risk Assessment Overview70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment10Principles of Sensible Risk Management70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment11Key Health and Safety Legislation70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment12DSE Hazards and Risks70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment13DSE Assessments70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment14Control and Prevention Strategies70
Assessing Display Screen Equipment15Practical Element70