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Display Screen Equipment Awareness

Course Number

VEL-1

Time Required*

50 minutes

Assessment

Formal (multiple choice)

Approvals

IIRSM

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

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Suitable for:

Care, Education and Commercial

Care, Education and Commercial

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Course

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).

CourseModule NumberModule NamePass % Required
DSE Awareness1Introduction70
DSE Awareness2Legislation70
DSE Awareness3Protecting Your Body70
DSE Awareness4Adjusting Your Chair70
DSE Awareness5Adjusting Your Screen70
DSE Awareness6Work Arrangements70
DSE Awareness7Adjusting the Layout of Your Workstation70
DSE Awareness8Adjusting Your Work Environment70