Oilfield Training Center

Course Details

Display Screen Equipment Risk Assessment





This training will enable delegates to effectively carry out and report on workstation risk assessments


On completion of the course, the delegates will:

  • Understand the scope of the legal requirements relating to the use of DSE
  • Describe the potential hazards presented by the use of DSE
  • Carry out the process of the risk assessment relating to DSE –practical skill
  • Explain the importance of good posture when using DSE

Course Competency Assessment


  • Introduction
  • Why use a Risk Assessment?
  • Key Definitions
  • Legal Obligations regarding the conducting of Display Risk Equipment (DSE) risk assessments
  • Basic principles and fundamentals of conducting a DSE risk assessment
  • Identification of hazards associated with the use of DSE
  • Practical application – sample risk assessment practice
  • Display Screen Equipment legal requirements.
  • Hazard association and avoidance

Course Format

  • PowerPoint presentation
  • Practical exercise
  • Discussion/Class exercises
  • Hand-outs


Equipment Required


Designed For

This course is designed for those who should attend are those who hold a role with responsibilities for managing, supervising, leading, employees in the place of work and are charged with carrying out Display Screen Equipment ergonomic risk assessments. Regular attendees should include Facilities managers, HR professionals, safety officers, line managers, supervisors, others, whose employees use Display Screen Equipment