Call Free Now: Open 24/7

0129 360 2391

Fully Accredited Training
Available Across the UK
H&S E-Learning Courses


Please call to discuss this training & book today!

Evacuation Sledge Awareness


Under the Disabled Discrimination Act 2005 and Equality Act 2010 it is unlawful to discriminate against any person with regard to any disability they may have. This course teaches delegates how to operate an evacuation sledge safely and successfully in an emergency; this includes the evacuation of your premises in the event of a fire. The course is designed for anyone whose job role includes responsibility for assisting in the evacuation of any person with mobility impairment.

Outline of Programme

  • Introduction and explanation.
  • Understand regulations affecting the mobility impaired.
  • How to prepare and secure a person to an evacuation sledge safely.
  • Knowledge of when an evacuation sledge may be required.
  • Manoeuvring the evacuation sledge up/down stairs.
  • Restrictions and disadvantages of equipment.
  • Ability to operate confidently.
  • Manual handling involved with the equipment and operation.
  • Understand the term Fire Refuge Point.
  • Experience the feeling of traveling in an evacuation sledge.


The evacuation sledge awareness training course takes around 3 hours and delegates may be expected to engage in a number of group activities. Our experienced trainers will be on hand to help guide participants through these sessions and a certificate will be awarded upon completion.


Our courses are competitively priced and we aim to beat any equivalent training quote.

Special Offer - Make a saving by utilising a trainer for the whole day. Any 3, 2 hour courses; or 2, 3 hour courses can be combined for discounts of up to 30%!

Important Information

  • The training venue should be quiet and undisturbed.
  • Staff should not be expected to be on duty.
  • Staff attending should remain for the entire length of the session.
  • Flexible dates, call to book a day that suits you.

Get in touch with TutorCare

We aim to beat any equivalent quote. Please call for our best offers.

All our courses are available across the UK and can be delivered at a time and
place convenient to you - be that Saturday, or after hours, we will strive to be
flexible and accommodate your needs.

Not the course you were looking for? Check out the other courses in this range here.

You may also be interested in our E-Learning Courses and Defibrillator Products.

QUICK ENQUIRY In-House. E-Learning. Open Courses.
Enquire about our training...
TEL NO: Must be 11 digits only
E-Learning Option Flexible modules. Learn at your own pace.
Call regarding bulk licensing.
QCF DIPLOMA ENQUIRY Want to find out more?
Register your interest below:
TEL NO: Must be 11 digits only
Enquire Now. Call Free.
0129 360 2391