Wheelchair Fitting, Skills and Maintenance

Wheelchair Fitting, Skills and Maintenance

Learn about the fitting process and training in practical skills and maintenance for wheelchair users

Introduction

In this course we will be learning more about the detailed fitting process to ensure the correct fit for each individual wheelchair user. Once we have the individual adequately set up in the wheelchair we will then consider user training in terms of development of specific skills relevant to their needs and environment and also review the importance of ongoing maintenance.

Outline

  1. Wheelchair Fitting
  2. Wheelchair User Training
  3. Wheelchair Skills
  4. Wheelchair Maintenance
  5. Outcome Measures for Wheelchair and Seating Provision
  6. Quiz