Staff who have been nominated to undertake DSE workstation assessments.
To enable delegates to carry out DSE workstation assessments.
The course provides delegates with the knowledge and skills to undertake a basic assessment of workstations to ensure compliance with current legislation, best practice and common sense. It is assumed that delegates will have little or no previous experience.
IntroductionLegislation framework for DSEEmployer and Employee ResponsibilitiesHealth Hazards and AffectsThe DSE Assessment ProcessSetting-up the WorkstationEnvironmental FactorsPreventing IllnessImplications for Mobile and Home WorkFrequent Phone Calls
For individuals with an existing medical and/or learning difficulty and assessments that are required for occupational health physicians, medical centres, insurance companies, or company medical advisors then referral is made to a specialist to carry out an Advanced ergonomic assessment.