£38.32 – £76.05

Freedom Wheelchair Skills Workshop AT RISE 4 Disability EAST MIDLANDS

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RISE 4 Disability

East of England Showground

Alwalton

PE2 6HE

United Kingdom

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Freedom Wheelchair Skills are partnering with RISE4disability to offer a workshop style training course for wheelchair skills training.

There will be an AM and PM workshop with a limited number of 5 attendees per session.

If you would like a 1-1 session these are also available to book as hourly slots throughout the day.



Group Taster Sessions

Freedom Wheelchair Skills is offering introductory workshop taster sessions at RISE 4 Disability. These sessions can help you improve your everyday basic wheelchair skills. Learn effective pushing, safe reversing, space awareness when turning, have confidence while carrying an item while wheeling along. Depending on individual skill level skills could advance to lifting front casters over obstacles to prevent the chair stopping, safe methods for getting up and down kerbs and back wheel balance for total confidence in your wheelchair.

There will be some skills that won’t be appropriate for all depending on an individual’s personal ability. There is always some risk involved in using a wheelchair and practicing these skills. All safety aspects associated with each skill are thoroughly highlighted during teaching.



1-2-1 Sessions.

One-to-one wheelchair skills sessions available at RISE 4 Disability. In a typical training session you can develop or improve your skill level using your wheelchair. Learn effective pushing, safe reversing, space awareness when turning, have confidence while carrying an item while wheeling along. Depending on individual skill level skills could advance to lifting front casters over obstacles to prevent the chair stopping, safe methods for getting up and down kerbs and back wheel balance for total confidence in your wheelchair.

There will be some skills that won’t be appropriate for all depending on an individual’s personal ability. There is always some risk involved in using a wheelchair and practicing these skills. All safety aspects associated with each skill are thoroughly highlighted during teaching.

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RISE 4 Disability

East of England Showground

Alwalton

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United Kingdom

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