Evacuation Chair

Next Available Course: Upon Request

Duration: 1 Day

Validation: 3 Years

Price per delegate: £35 +VAT

Price per course (max 12): £345 +VAT

Location: Humber Emergency Planning Centre, Humberside international Airport, Kirmington, DN39 6AB

Overview

The Evacuation Chair course is valid for 3 years and teaches delegates the theory behind moving a casualty into the 'Casualty Evacuation Chair' from: sitting on the floor, lying on the floor, from a wheelchair and from standing. The knowledge learnt on this course is tested through a series of practical exercises and mentored sessions.

Course Benefits

  • Correct techniques - implement best practice manual handling and lifting techniques

  • Equipment familiarisation - delegates will gain an in-depth insight into how an evacuation chair works

  • Qualified and experienced trainers - specialists in manual handling and legislation

  • Upskilled employees and contractors - improved knowledge and confidence using evacuation chair equipment

  • Ability to apply best practice procedures for implementing safe lifting measures

  • Supports workforce development

  • ISO accredited business

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognise the situations in which it is appropriate to use a casualty evacuation chair

  • Recognise the manual handling hazards associated with using the chair

  • Successfully move an individual from various positions into the chair

  • Safely use the chair to move an individual downstairs

  • Recognise the limitation of the chair

  • Safe manoreuvring of casualty between different floors

  • Safe way of moving a casualty

  • Supports effective communication skills

Syllabus

  • Recognise the situations to which it is appropriate to use a casualty evacuation chair

  • Successfully move an individual from various positions into the chair

  • Recognise the limitations of the chair

  • Recognise the manual handling hazards associated with using the chair

  • Safely use the chair to move an individual downstairs

  • Best practice evacuation working principles

Send Booking Enquiry

If you wish to send a booking enquiry or learn more about the Evacuation Chair Course, please contact us today on 01482 398521 or customer@hfrsolutions.co.uk

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