Display Screen Equipment Awareness Training Course


Course Outline

This course fulfills 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.



Course Outline

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.


Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Display Screen Equipment Awareness 1 Introduction 70
Display Screen Equipment Awareness 2 Legislation 70
Display Screen Equipment Awareness 3 Protecting Your Body 100
Display Screen Equipment Awareness 4 Adjusting Your Chair 70
Display Screen Equipment Awareness 5 Adjusting Your Screen 70
Display Screen Equipment Awareness 6 Work Arrangements 70
Display Screen Equipment Awareness 7 Adjusting the Layout of Your
Display Screen Equipment Awareness 8 Adjusting Your Work Environment 70



Recommended System Requirements

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


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).