The VDU risk assessors training course is designed for HR personnel, managers, supervisors, manual handling instructors or other staff who are in the position to assess the risk of computer workstations.Course Objectives
This 1 day course will teach learners the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully carry out VDU Risk Assessments in any working environment.Course Programme
- Occupational Injuries
- Hazard Identification
- Ergonomic Factors
- Health Promotion
- Case studies, group discussion
- Practical Workshop
- Assessment Techniques
The course is highly interactive with each theory session being followed by a demonstration, practical tasks and assessment of individual skills.Assessment & Certification
A 5-year PSTC Certificate in VDU-DSE Risk Assessment will be awarded to participants once they have successfully completed the course.Duration & Cost
1 day course cost is €250 per person
This 1 day VDU/DSE Risk Assessor Training Course is the ideal course for HR personnel, managers, supervisors, manual handling instructors or other staff who are in the position to assess the risk of computer workstations. The course gives learners the skills necessary to carry out VDU/DSE risk assessments in compliance with current DSE regulations. The course is highly interactive and will use practical assessment.
The Irish Legislation states that the employer is required to undertake Visual Display Unit (VDU) (DSE) Assessments on all computer workstations where an employee will spend longer than 1 hour per day.