Emergency Evacuation for Disabled People in the Built Environment – live online course


The course gives an understanding of how to design Personal Emergency Evacuation Plans (PEEPs) and General Emergency Evacuation Plans (GEEPs) for people who may require assistance during an emergency evacuation.

This course will provide you with an understanding of the fire safety provisions available to assist in the event of a fire and how each of these may affect disabled people.

We will discuss how diverse users can be impacted by the emergency escape strategy for a building. Guidance will be provided in the preparation of PEEPs and GEEPs.

Course dates

  • Next dates are to be confirmed. Please email training@cae.org.uk to register your interest for this course to find out about our bespoke courses. 

    About the course

    This virtual course is aimed at building managers, facilities managers, supervisors, or anyone responsible for preparing PEEPs and GEEPs.

    The course will be delivered via Zoom 10:30am to 3:30pm and will cover:

    • Fire safety provisions in the event of an emergency
    • Accessibility Awareness and understanding the requirements for disabled people for emergency evacuations
    • PEEPs and GEEPs how to write and implement a plan
    • Building considerations for commercial and residential property
    • Discussion and questions


      The course fee is £375

      Need more information?

      Please email training@cae.org.uk if you have any additional questions or require more information about this course.


      The Centre for Accessible Environments reserves the right to change, postpone or cancel any event with reasonable notice. Please do not confirm or finalise any travel arrangements or accommodation bookings until you have been given confirmation by the CAE that the course will go ahead as planned.

      In case of force majeure, CAE has the right to alter or cancel the event without prior notice, however, a notice of the occurrence shall be given by CAE as soon as reasonably possible.