Course description

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for:

  • Those who are responsible for carrying out DSE Risk Assessments
  • Those who use a workstation
  • Anyone working from home needing to set up a safe workstation

Delegates must be aged 18 or older to attend this course.

Candidates need a basic command of English (defined as Level 2). While we are often able to provide support to people who do not have English as a first language, our ability to do so is limited by the time available and the number of people who require assistance. We may be able to make special arrangements if requested in advance. Please contact us if you need any guidance.

This course will be delivered using Microsoft Teams, learners will be encouraged to turn on their camera to aid interaction.  At this time this course is only available for on-site group bookings, we are looking to offer this as a scheduled course for individuals to book onto in future.

Course duration

Half day (4 hours).

Topics covered

The course will present an understanding of DSE regulations and risk assessment.  It aims to provide you with the knowledge to become a DSE Risk Assessor.

  • DSE legislation
  • Workstation equipment and set up
  • Workstation assessment
  • Risk assessment

Employee working at a desk computer

Assessment and certification


Continuous observation by the trainer.


All delegates will receive a St John Ambulance certificate, valid for three years.

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