DSE Assessor Training

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It is an employer’s responsibility to protect employees from the health risks of working with DSE, and DSE workplace assessments are carried out to identify any issues with current DSE set-ups, as well as recommending any specific products that may assist on a proactive basis with regards to Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs).

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Course Description

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All about this DSE Assessor Training Course

Prolonged use of computer workstations and display screen equipment (DSE) can lead to neck, shoulder, back or arm pain, along with stress, fatigue and temporary eye strain.

This course is suitable for anyone who has to carry out DSE risk assessments in the workplace and includes two DSE risk and workstation assessment templates that you can use in your workplace.

In this course you will learn why DSE is important and what health risks are associated with using DSE for extended periods of time and how these health risks can be reduced/avoided.

You will learn about the DSE legislation, regulations and guidance, which you must be aware of as a DSE assessor and your roles and responsibilities as a DSE assessor and how to ensure people know how to use DSE safely.

You will also gain knowledge on how to handle concerns/complaints and how to carry out a DSE assessment.

In order to complete the course, you must achieve 80% or more in the final multiple choice quiz.

You will earn 3 CPD points on completion of the course, this course will take around 3 hours to complete and the certificate will last for two years.

  • Fully CPD registered
  • Suitable for DSE Assessors
  • Completed online with instant downloadable certificate
  • Fully printed certificate posted next day
  • Complete the online multiple choice assessment as many times as you need to pass

Units covered

  • Unit 1 – Introduction to DSE – In the first unit of the DSE Assessor training course, you will explore what DSE is and why it is important. You will also learn about DSE legislation, regulations and guidance.
  • Unit 2 – The Roles and Responsibilities – In this unit you will examine what the roles and responsibilities are of a DSE assessor and how to ensure people know how to use DSE safety as well as how you can handle concerns and complaints.
  • Unit 3 – Carrying out a DSE Assessment – In this unit you will explore why DSE assessments are important, what they can achieve and how to carry out a DSE assessment by following the five steps.
  • Unit 4 – The Correct Workstation – In the final unit of the DSE Assessor training course, you will explore in detail how to ensure DSE users workstations are correctly set up and when changes may be needed.
Kloeckner Metals Training

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“We have used CPD online for a while now, the courses are great and the cost is too! CPD helps us to ensure our employees are trained in specific areas, whilst giving the student the flexibility of learning at their own pace.”

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Kloeckner Metals

Frequently Asked Questions

Learn more about this course and others that we offer. If you still have any questions, simply contact our course advisors on 0800 077 3063 or email hello@cpdonline.co.uk.

How long does the course take to complete?

This course takes a few hours to complete and you can do this without any restrictions. This means you can buy the course and start at any time. You can also begin your learning, stop and come back to the course to pick up where you left off.

Is this DSE Assessor Training course accredited?

Yes the course is fully accredited through the CPD Certification Service. They review all of our content to check for quality, depth and that the material is fully up-to-date. Each year our membership with the service is renewed and all courses are thoroughly checked prior to being accredited.

Will I get a certificate when I finish?

Yes, as soon as you finish this course you can immediately download a PDF version of your personalised certificate. We also then send a fully printed copy to you by first class post.

How long does the certificate last?

The certificate after finishing this course lasts for 2 years until expiry which is when we recommend completing the training again. Some industries may require an update to CPD more frequently than this and others may not but, as a standard rule, we recommend completing the DSE Assessor Training course every 2 years to ensure it is fresh in your mind and you understanding the latest regulations.

What are the benefits of completing this DSE Assessor Training course online?

By completing this course online you can study in your own time and at your own pace. Having the ability to complete the units at a time to suit you engages your learning much more and enables you to interact and soak up the information easier.

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This course has been checked and assured for quality and accuracy by RoSPA, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, to ensure it meets their exacting standards and is up-to-date. Formed over 100 years ago, RoSPA are committed to increasing safety measures and reducing accidents throughout numerous industries as well as campaigning for better standards in health and safety worldwide.

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DSE Assessor Training
DSE Assessor Training
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