Display Screen Equipment for Office and Home


This course provides learners with the knowledge and skills required to carry out a thorough assessment of their workstation, identifying potential risks and implementing corrective action where necessary.

With successful completion you will receive a transferable certificate of compliance valid for three years.

On completion of this e-learning course learners will have covered:

  • The risks from DSE work
  • The importance of good posture and changing position
  • How to adjust furniture to help avoid risks
  • Organising the workplace to avoid awkward or frequent stretching
  • Avoiding reflections and glare on or around the screen
  • Adjusting and cleaning the screen and mouse
  • Organising work for activity changes or breaks if necessary
  • Completing individual self-assessments
  • Manual Handling and security for portable devises
  • Using a Smartphone safety

Learning Objectives

  • The safe use of display screen equipment (DSE)
  • The extent of the potential health hazards from working with display screen equipment
  • Steps that can be taken to make sure you can work in a comfortable position
  • Security and manual handling when working remotely
  • Save use of a Smartphone


IHF is an award-winning Human Factors company, chartered by the Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors (IEHF), with a focus on Human Systems Integration, Training and Incident Investigation. IHF certify this Display Screen Regulations course and on successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a certificate.