DSE Risk Assessment
Health & Safety & First Aid
What is the course about?
This short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to understand workplace risks and how to identify and remove any likely hazards.
Why should I choose the course?
Benefits against other DSE Risk Assessment courses:
You can learn from your own home, in your own time
You get access to award-winning learning and assessment materials.
What will I learn?
Section 1: The importance of DSE risk assessments
In this section, you will develop your understanding of the reasons for conducting risk assessments and the main legislation relating to DSE risk assessments.
Section 2: Controlling the risks from DSE workstations
This section will build your knowledge of the principles of good DSE workstation design, the main causes of ill health relating to DSE use, and the corrections that can be made to workstation design to control risks.
Section 3: Carrying out a DSE risk assessment
Upon completing this section, you will understand the stages involved in a DSE risk assessment and the circumstances in which a DSE risk assessment should be reviewed.
What will the course lead on to?
Are there any links with industry and university?
All modules will be linked to generic business needs as well as personal development needs.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
Click here for learning support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/learning-support
Click here for finance support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/financial-support
Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Warrington & Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection. It has an excellent reputation for vocational courses and responds to specific business needs when requested. The tutors at Warrington & Vale Royal College are highly experienced in their fields and have a great deal of industry knowledge to impart. Our distance learning courses are delivered entirely online, allowing you to benefit from expert teaching in the comfort of your own home.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no specific entry requirements, but you should have access to and be able to use online learning platforms and be able to cope with level 2 literacy.
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no specific extra costs apart from access to IT and the internet, as well as any books/stationery you wish to purchase yourself.
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