Using Display Screen Equipment Safely

Event Description This course will show you how to set up your workstation so it's safe to use. You'll also learn a few techniques to help you prevent aches and strains.
Training Objectives The aim of this course is to provide you with the information you need to use Display Screen Equipment correctly. 
Learning Outcomes If you apply what you have learnt on this course you will be able to:

  • Specify how to set up your workstation so it's safe to use
  • State how to adjust your chair
  • Recognise the importance of taking appropriate breaks to relieve tension
  • Use your keyboard and mouse correctly
  • List the other equipment you need to check for safety
  • State our eyecare policy
    Course Pre-Requisites  
    Course Instructions You may have to allow pop-ups for this e-learning module. If you need help in doing this, please contact Corporate Learning and Development's helpdesk on 033 022 22003 (x22003).

    If you need any support or encounter any issues with the content of this module please contact the Health & Safety Service on 01243 752025. 
    Online Learning Course Category Health and Safety 
    Subject Areas Wellbeing, IT Systems, Health & Safety 
    Target Audience WSCC Staff 
    Session Session Date Session Length Session Venue
    Online Learning Anytime 30 minutes At your desk