Staying Safe with DSE – Fixed Workstations

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What is Staying Safe with DSE – Fixed Workstations?

In order to comply with health and safety regulations – and provide individuals with a comfortable working environment – workstations need to be right for the person using it and the job they do. Under DSE health and safety legislation any object in the users immediate work environment is considered to be part of their workstation. This includes the table or desk they work on, their chair, the area under or next to their desk and any equipment on their desk.

Who is the Staying Safe with DSE – Fixed Workstations Course Suitable For?

This online Staying Safe with DSE – Fixed Workstations course is suitable for all members of an organisation requiring a base level understanding of the subject.

What's Included in the Staying Safe with DSE – Fixed Workstations Course?

This online Staying Safe with DSE – Fixed Workstations course aims to enable the learner to recognise the features of a safe fixed workstation and to set it up correctly and use it safely. The course forms part of a suite of four courses, the first being a general overview of working safely with Display Screen Equipment - or ‘DSE’ - the second dealing with fixed DSE, the third being this course, and the fourth covering mobile DSE.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to:
  • State the features of a safe workstation
  • Understand how to arrange a desktop working space correctly
  • Understand the importance of sitting correctly
  • Describe the features of a safe workstation chair
  • Acknowledge why breaks in workstation activity are important

This e-learning provides awareness education. Face-to-face training, coaching or supervision would be needed in addition in order to complete the all-round skills and knowledge to be able to carry this forward practically in your organisation.

Course Duration

40 minutes

Available In

Mixed Media (audio/video elements with subtitles)   

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Step 2

Once you have paid for your course(s), you will receive an email from our team advising how to begin your training.

Step 3

You will be provided with a username and password which will enable you to access the e-learning portal. Login to start your course, once you have completed and passed the course, you will be able to download and print your certificate straight away.

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