Display Screen Equipment

Online Display Screen Equipment

Have you ever found yourself rubbing your eyes? Straining your neck? Stretching your wrists and massaging your own back? Excessive use of Display Screen Equipment without sufficient DSE training can be causing you long term damage without you even knowing it – this is called Repetitive Strain Injury, more commonly referred to as RSI. 

This course is targeted primarily at businesses needing to train their staff in DSE and workstation Health and Safety. However, it is applicable to anyone who wishes to learn more about how to manage the risks associated with DSE.

What does the course cover?

  • The Risks from DSE work
  • The importance of good posture and changing position
  • DSE Regulations 1992
  • Completing individual self-assessments
  • Effects of using DSE

Training Outcomes

  • Know what DSE is
  • Have an appreciation of the current regulations in place for DSE use.
  • Understand the effects of poor DSE use.
  • How to assemble your work station effectively.


  • Display Screen Equipment DSE.
  • DSE Regulations
  • Amendments DSE Regulations 2002
  • Effects of Poor DSE Use.

Test & Certification

At the end of the course you will be given a test of 20 multiple choice questions. The required pass rate is 85%. You will be able to download and print (if required) a digital certificate on completion of the course. Main course certificates last 3 years. (Refresher courses are available and recommended every 12 months).


Main Course: Approximately 25 minutes (excluding time taken for the final exams). Refresher course: Approximately 15 minutes (excluding time taken for the final exams).