Office Ergonomics

Office ErgonomicsCost:
€50 including assessment

60-90 minutes

Legal Requirements:
This certified online course is given in accordance with the guidelines of the Safety Health and Welfare Act (General Applications) 2007. By law, anyone using a visual display unit for more than 1 hour per day must receive training and have an office ergonomics assessment carried out. A workstation assessment is also carried out by a competent person. The assessment is included in the course price.

Who is it for: 
Anyone that uses a display screen monitor for more than 60 minutes per day.

Office Ergonomics Online Course:

Office Ergonomics training (sometimes called VDU or DSE training), is designed specifically to help learners understand the importance of correct ergonomics in the prevention of injury and to enable them to apply ergonomic principles in the set-up and maintenance of their workstation.

This course is part of the mandatory training regime for those using computer equipment in Ireland and should be taken by all employees who use any time of monitor for more than 1 hour per day. By the end of the course who will:

  • Be aware of the risks and hazards associated with operating a VDU / DSE workstation.
  • Have a working knowledge of the legal requirements pertaining to VDU / DSE workstations and
  • Be able to set up and maintain your workstation in line with legal requirements.

Lessons in the Office Ergonomics Online Course:

  1. Ergonomics
  2. Health and Safety Law including DSE Regulations
  3. Workplace injury , Work-Related illness
  4. Organising your Work Space
  5. Maintaining a Safe Working environment
  6. Self Assessment

Office Ergonomics Certificate Exam:

This course contains an online self-assessment at the end of the course, followed by an online certification exam. The self-assessment does not count towards the final examination marks but simply gives you an idea of how you are doing. On successfully passing the final certification exam you will be automatically issued with a passport certificate. Your full certificate will be issued together with your workplace assessment report.

Office Ergonomics Additional Information:

Our online courses are very easy to use and all you need is a computer with an internet connection. It is recommended that you use a laptop or desktop and have installed Flash Player 8.0 or above. Courses can be taken on a tablet providing you are using a flash enabled browser.

You can take this Office Ergonomics Course anytime, anywhere, 24/7! You don’t have to complete the course in one sitting. If you have to leave unexpectedly, or you just want to complete it later it will remember where you were, the last time you left it. You can also learn at your own pace. Learning has never been easier, you can get the course you need today and it’s just a click of a button away.


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User Rating
5 based on 10 votes
Service Type
Training Courses
Provider Name,
M10 Wexford Enterprise Centre ,Strandfield Business Park Kerlogue,,Wexford- Telephone No.053 915 6752
This course covers the topics relevant to setting up and maintaining a safe digital screen equipment workplace in an office environment. In line with legislative requirements, a workstation assessment is also carried out by a competent person.