Level 2 Award in
Using Wheelchairs Safely
3 year certificate
Up to 14 people
Who is it for?
Training in how to check, transport and operate a wheelchair in a safe manner. Ideal for employees, volunteers or community members who use wheelchairs to transport the person as part of their role. Aims to ensure that the employee will use the best techniques to protect their bodies whilst meeting a high standard of care. We also look at a range of scenarios such as transferring on a gradient as well transfer to vehicles.
Components of the Wheelchair
Transporting a Wheelchair
Transporting Down a Kerb
Transporting on Gradients
Practical application of correct technique by the learner
The following learning options are available for this course:
In-House Training (as detailed above)
External Accreditation (additional costs may apply)