Evacuation chairs help to evacuate immobile or fragile people in an emergency down escape stairs. Correct handling of an evacuation chair is very important to avoid injury or strain. This course trains staff how to correctly, and confidently, use the Evacuation Chair in an emergency situation. A certificated course that lasts about 2.5 hours, the session includes both theoretical and practical training skills and knowledge, delivered by a professionally qualified trainer.
This ½ day in-house course will equip staff with the ability to safely use evacuation chairs. The course covers the deployment and handling of an evacuation chair and passenger. It will also cover advice on the siting and distribution of chairs as well as improving awareness of their multiple uses. A practical approach is taken to ensure that plenty of hands-on practice – all under expert supervision.
Key benefits of this course:
Will equip your people with the competency to safely use evacuation chairs
Practical and interactive to maximise the effectiveness of the training session
Delivered by a highly experienced instructor
The course is aimed at any staff who may need to use evacuation chairs
Participants will gain the following competences:
Ability to understand how to safely use evacuation chairs
Be able to demonstrate the practical skills required for safe evacuation chair usage
Evac+Chair training is a legal requirement
Evac+Chair training courses require re-certification every 3 years
We come to your site
Price covers up to 6 participants
A safety check of your chair
A brief history of Evacuation Chairs
All related health & safety information
A theory session on general usage
A practical demonstration of set up and usage in a classroom
Hands-on usage involving all trainees under the watchful eye of the trainer
A brief explanation of maintenance and service requirements for the chair
2.5 hour in-house training inclusive of assessment
Each participant receives a certificate after successfully completing the course
This course is available for group bookings of up to 6 at your premises from £375 plus vat. You can also run two sessions back to back from just £575 plus vat.
Please contact us for a quote.