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Wheelchair Safety Awareness

Course Aims

  • To identify different types of wheelchair
  • To look at simple maintenance
  • To give advice on safe ways to push wheelchairs
  • Managing kerbs and difficult turns
  • Lifting wheelchairs in and out of vehicles


Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course learners will be able to:

  • Understand different types of wheelchair
  • Check wheelchairs to identify maintenance needs
  • Support wheelchair users to move around safely
  • Safely lift wheelchairs in and out of vehicles


Learners will have the opportunity to gain practical experience in safe use of wheelchairs.


Wheelchair Safety Awareness (3 hours)

£10.00 per person + VAT (Min 8 people)

Course Code WSA001


01743 250 820

01743 250 826



This course is held at our Training suite at The Lantern in Shrewsbury at a date to suite you. The building has onsite parking and cafe facilities.