EVAC Chair Training
Event Code
EVAC123
Venue
Wandsworth Town Hall, Room 122, Wandsworth Town Hall, Room 122, Wandsworth High Street
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Event description
Acquire the knowledge to use EVAC chairs successfully in emergency evacuations.
Training objectives
To provide increased awareness of fire safety, means of escape and the role of the evacuation chair and to enable delegates to safely use the evacuation chair
Learning outcomes

  • Understand when and for whom to use the evacuation chair

  • be able to safely open the chair, seating, balance position and movement on the flat using trolley wheels

  • be aware of manual handling implications to prevent possible injuries

  • be able to choose the best method of transfer to the chair for a range of abilities using good handling technique

  • be able to practice and demonstrate safely using a chair down a set of stairs with correct positions, using good handling technique, confident transitions from wheels to skis and use of wheels on landings

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Start Date
Thursday 15 September 2022
End Date
Thursday 15 September 2022
Closing Date
Thursday 8 September 2022
Times
08:45 - 13:00
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Number of Sessions
1