Workstations & Display Screen Equipment Safety (Ergonomics)
Learn how proper set-up of your work area, workstation and DSE equipment can minimize potential damage to your body and health.
The idea that working at desks, or using display screens, can be damaging to your health is now well established. But it’s not just desk-bound workers that are vulnerable. In today’s highly computerised age, employees in many fields now spend more time than ever before in front of screens.
The big problem is the gradual nature of the damage caused. Just like you don’t notice the daily aging of your body, poor working conditions take a slow but serious toll on your body. This course will help you set up your workstation to minimize any potential damage to your health.
By the end of this course learners shall:
Quartz specializes in delivering e-learning courses and business tools to organizations and the general public. They deliver a range of professional development courses, health and safety courses, environment courses and general work force courses.
All programs are developed to align with industry standards and they offer many skillsets that are a necessity for the modern workplace. Their training facilitators are certified trainers and assessors and backgrounds range from various sectors which include; training and development, health and safety, environmental management and more.
Quartz only works in conjunction with subject matter experts (SME's) on course topics which ensures you receive the best top-quality training in the topics you choose to study.
Who Should Complete This Course?
This course is suitable for participation by office workers or desk bound employees at a workplace and is essential health and safety training. Everyone in all types of roles have a part to play in ensuring safe working practices are in place. Health and Safety is the responsibility of everyone within an organisation. In order for employees and companies to be protected, we recommend this e-learning course. This course is also suitable for anyone wishing to gain a better understanding about the risks associated with poor workstation set-up and display screen equipment. This course is relevant for:
The course is based on standard industry requirements and has been designed in collaboration with industry subject matter experts. The course is an internationally recognised CPD course. (Continued Professional Development)