Online training course - Computer Workstation Assessment

This 'Computer Workstation Assessment' training course provides users of display screen equipment with information and advice about workstations. It aims to reduce the risk of workstation postural problems, workstation visual fatigue and workstation mental stress. This health and safety training course is designed for all display screen equipment users who use computer work stations as a significant part of their normal work.

The course emphasises how employers should carry out a computer workstation risk analysis on each computer workstation, assess the results and take steps to reduce any risks found. It explains how a useful way to gather information about computer workstations is by means of a checklist completed by the user. You will learn means of analysing workstations and how to record each workstation analysis.

Course modules :

  • Introduction
  • Questions & Answers
  • Putting Ergonomics to Good Use
  • Exercises for DSE Users
  • Workstation Assessment
  • Self Test
    20 questions covering each of the previous modules. A certificate is offered if the test is passed.


The Computer Workstation Assessment training course is for:

Employers, managers, employees, the self-employed or any persons responsible for Display Screen Equipment management in the work place.

Computer Workstation Assessment course timing:

The Computer Workstation Assessment course takes approximately 90 minutes to complete. You are purchasing one copy of this course, with one attempt at the test at the end.

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Tracking of progress takes place on every page of the course. Therefore, if there is a failure for any reason, you can log in again and carry on with the course until completion.

Self Assessment

The course contains an interactive self assessment with multiple choice questions to test your understanding of the contents of the course. On successful completion of the test, you will receive a downloadable certificate of competency which you may print.

How to buy and do the course

Each course costs 14.95+vat (17.94) which you order and pay for online. Payment is via paypal, which allows you to use a debit or credit card. We are not given any of the payment or personal details.

When you purchase a course - you are buying one copy of the course which contains tutorial material and a test. The test has a passmark of 75%, and you get one go at the test. If you fail it, you must buy another copy and have another go.

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