Display Screen Assessors Course

Event Details

Date: 
Thursday, 30 April, 2020 -
09:00 to 13:00
Venue: 
8 Thorpe Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 1RY
Member Rate: 

 £95.00+VAT

Non-Member Rate: 

£95.00+VAT

The aim of this half-day course is to equip delegates to take a lead role in assessing office workstations and the wider management of associated musculoskeletal disorders (MSD).

Objectives:

* To be able to state the basic HSG65 management cycle, and illustrate how this can apply to the control of MSD’s arising from display screen equipment (DSE) use.

* Understand the value of MSDs prevention.

* State the minimum equipment/environmental requirements for workstations, as specified in the Schedule of L26.

* Understand how the type of job/task can affect assessment (“occupational” factors).

* Understand how the correct set up of DSE can prevent MSDs, and state the ideal set up.

* Understand the “human” factors that can affect DSE users’ ability and willingness to use DSE correctly.

* Demonstrate some of the key skills in ensuring DSE users improve their work station.

* Develop an intervention hierarchy in the case of ill health arising from DSE use.

* State the key sources of law and guidance, and where they can
be found.

Prerequisites: None, just enthusiasm (basic spoken English/literacy does help).

Course date: Thursday 30th April 2020

Duration: Half day training course; 09:00—13:00

Cost: £95.00+VAT

Course Tutors: Sarah Daniels/Richard Mills (Chartered Environmental Health Practitioners), who have spent over 50 years between them in profession. The RedCat Partnership has been providing health and safety training/ consultancy locally and nationally for 20 years.

For more information or to book please contact us on 01603 473732 or reception@redcatpartnership.co.uk

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