Level 2 Award in DSE Risk Assessment
This qualification provides supervisors and employees with knowledge and understanding of the process and the skills required to undertake a suitable and sufficient risk assessment.
Online assessments £38.00 (not offered paper-based, prices are excluding VAT).
The Health and Safety DSE Regulations 1992 require employers to assess both the workstation and working environment of employees who regularly use the equipment. The online assessment task relates directly to the learner's workplace and tests the application of learning in a practical context.
Level 2 Award in DSE Risk Assessment qualification is regulated by the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).
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What does it cover?
Level 2 Award in DSE Risk Assessment qualification teaches the learner the reasons for conducting DSE risk assessments; the main legislation relating to DSE risk assessments; and the competencies required of assessors. The course covers the adverse effects on health as a result of DSE use and also teaches the principles and benefits of good ergonomic design.
The learner will also become well-versed in areas including the minimum requirements for workstations, recording the findings of a DSE risk assessment and making subsequent recommendations, and reviewing and revising a risk assessment.
How does it work?
Approved Centres are provided with learning materials and they subsequently deliver the training (recommended six hours). Candidates complete an online DSE risk assessment task. Tasks are marked by independent examiners. Results are issued within 20 working days and certificates follow by post within 10 working days.
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Assessments are comprehensive and clearly laid out, so that candidates can easily understand the process. The training takes the form of a full-day programme and the DSE risk assessment task is online. All our qualifications are developed to the very highest standards.
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