6 Modules – £35

Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER)

Regulations, otherwise known as PUWER.

The course starts by explaining the purpose of PUWER, and then turns to look at the types of equipment that fall under this legislation. This is followed by an explanation as to the responsibilities both employers and employees have under the regulations. Next, the course explores the common hazards associated with the use of work equipment; before moving on to look at different methods of guarding available to keep you safe from injury.

Finally, the course explores the requirements with respect to equipment inspection and maintenance under the regulations

Course Modules and % Pass required

  • 1. What is PUWER? 70% 70%
  • 2. Examples of Equipment Listed Under PUWER 70% 70%
  • 3. What are the Responsibilities of the Employer/Employee Under PUWER? 70% 70%
  • 4. Different Methods of Guarding 70% 70%
  • 5. Inspection of Equipment 70% 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

• Browser: Up to date web browser
• Video: Up to date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


34 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).