Learn the methods of safe and effective Evacuation Chair Use in the event of an Emergency.
Training Approved by Skills for Care

It is a legal requirement in many buildings to have evacuation chairs for use in an emergency to evacuate less able people from the building.  This course covers the use of the chair and ensuring that learners are competent to use an evacuation chair safely.

The course includes practical modules using the chair.  We also supply evacuation chairs if you also need to buy one and we can offer packages including the training and chair or chairs.

  • Office workers
  • Health and Safety managers
  • Trainers and instructors
  • Care workers
  • Introduction to the evacuation chair
  • Health and Safety requirements
  • About the chair
  • Safety considerations
  • Storing the chair
  • Maintenance
  • Evacuation plans
  • Using the chair
  • Helping the person once out of the building 
  • Coronavirus COVID 19 Pre-Screen Student Evaluation Form
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) link to the NHS website
  • Essentials of health and safety at work link to HSE website
  • Find a classroom course locally
  • Find out what other courses are available as video online, blended and classroom courses nationally on our course finder
  • Fire Safety Risk Assessment leaflet
  • First Aid and Social Distancing poster
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • Link to the HSE website
  • Manual Handling Assessment Chart Guide to MAC - link to HSE website
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • Workplace Accident Book
  • Workplace Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Workplace health, safety and welfare A short guide for managers from the HSE
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