Fire Safety Courses
Evacuation Chair Training Course
The Evacuation Chair Training Course provides the necessary information and training so that you and your organisation can comply with the Equality Act 2010 (as amended).
WHO IS THIS TRAINING COURSE FOR?
The Evacuation Chair Training course is aimed at all employees who may be required to assist anybody that may benefit from the use of an evacuation chair during an evacuation procedure.
To learn how to use the evacuation chair safely. The course will also lead your staff to have a better understanding of the fire regulations affecting mobility-impaired people along with the issues affecting those with mobility impairment.
Legislation relating to fire evacuation strategies
Introduction to Emergency Evacuation Plans
Video on the safe use of the Evacuation Chair
Theory on the use of the Evacuation Chair
Practical use of the Evacuation Chair
Limitations of use and safety considerations
Returning to the building when safe
Management of the Evacuation Chair
The emphasis throughout is to make this short course as enjoyable as possible, so that your staff pay attention and gain the knowledge required to use the evacuation chair with confidence should the need arise. This method is an excellent way to show your staff how to safely use the evacuation chair in a high impact short course. Your staff will have a better understanding of fire regulations affecting mobility-impaired people and the issues affecting those with mobility impairment.
Under the Equality Act 2010 it is unlawful to discriminate against any person with regard to any disability they may have. This includes the evacuation of your premises in the event of a fire.
Being left behind in a building whilst other colleagues are leaving is not only unsafe, but is a clear breach of legislation which could result in legal action being taken against you. Correct procedures must be in place in the event of an incident and these procedures need to be learnt and practiced by anybody responsible for evacuating a building using evacuation equipment.
The course is certificated and enables you or your organisation to conform with the Equality Act 2010 (as amended).
Half day course
On-site training at your venue or our venue to suit you.
In house staff training £550 group rate at your venue (max 12 people)
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