DSE Training

By: Ergowize  05/12/2011
Keywords: risk assessment, Workstation, Dse Training

Educating staff in the correct set-up of their DSE equipment is the only way to ensure a long term positive behaviour change towards workstation safety. Staff who know how to identify DSE issues and adjust their workstation correctly are less likely to develop work related upper limb disorders, which means less absenteeism and a reduction in the risk of litigation for the organisation.

Being online, ErgoWize is the perfect way to deliver DSE Training as users are in the right place to make any small adjustments required to their workstation as they learn. ErgoWize also allows you to rapidly deploy straight forward and standardised training to large audiences with little disruption or downtime.

The ErgoWize DSE Training is fully customisable enabling each customer to tailor content or images to their exact requirements. Customisation is managed from within
O-LAS (the ErgoWize reporting system) meaning that ErgoWize customers can carry out the work themselves reducing future support costs.

Course content
  • How to sit correctly 
  • Correct keyboard and mouse set-up and use
  • Organising a workstation to suit individual needs
  • Eyestrain prevention and eyesight policy
  • Correct use of laptops and other mobile devices
  • Simple stretching exercises

ErgoWize Ultra includes specialist training modules for Homeworkers and for New & Expectant Mothers. These two modules sit outside the main course and can be rolled out to employees with the specialist risk assessment as the need arises.  

Keywords: Dse Training, risk assessment, Workstation

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