Approximately 27 million working days were lost due to work-related illness or workplace injury during 2012. Some of these are injuries and illnesses that can be easily avoided.
This short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to understand those risks and how to control and act upon any likely hazards.
A great addition to your CV to show your commitment to health and safety at work, this is also beneficial for general knowledge.
Completed online with auto-marked assessments, this programme can be completed in your own time.
- Place of study: Learn from home
- Type of course: Online distance learning course with no exams
- Course duration: An average of 2-3 hours.
Full tutor and customer service support will be provided throughout the course.
Flyers & Demos
Section 1: The Importance of DSE Risk Assessments
In this section the learner will understand the reasons for conducting DSE risk assessments, problems that may occur when working with DSE and the legal requirements that come under health and safety legislation.
Section 2: Controlling the risks from DSE workstations
The learner will understand the principles of good DSE workstation, will be able to identify the causes of ill health from DSE use and make corrections to workstation designs to control risks.
Section 3: Carrying out a DSE risk assessment
This section helps the learner understand the stages of a DSE risk assessment, what should be covered in the risk assessment and when to review a DSE risk assessment.