DSE Assessor Training

The primary objective of the Safety Officer and Coordinator Course is to provide an entry-level awareness course for those new to the coordination of health and safety. The programme will give participants an understanding of the key areas of occupational health and safety (OHS) legislation and guidance.

Course Duration: 1 Day Course

Cost per person: €109

Who Should Attend: Managers, supervisors and office personnel responsible for VDU users and workstations and those who wish to carry out a VDU Risk assessment.


Course Objectives:

    The principal objective of the course is to ensure delegates are equipped to carry out comprehensive VDU risk assessments. To ensure this, the course will impart an understanding of:
  • All legal requirements in relation to working with VDUs
  • The hazards and risks specific to VDUs and the office environment
  • Postural implications of workstation use
  • VDU risk assessment


Course Content:

  • Legislative requirements
  • Risks of VDU use
  • Upper Limb Disorders (ULDs)
  • Effects on the eyes
  • Fatigue and stress
  • Ergonomic principles in the workplace
  • Seven-step process to VDU risk assessment
  • Flexibility and stretching exercises

Further Details

Practical risk assessments are completed as part of the training until all delegates are fully familiar with the seven-step risk assessment process.

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