Collaborating with Architects & Construction companies to deliver bespoke SEND Schools Equipment solutions
We have many years of experience working with borough councils, SEND providers and contractors across the UK with SEND new builds, extensions and refurbishments to existing buildings. We are one of the country’s leading experts in transfer and hygiene in the SEND environment and have in depth knowledge and experience in the design, layout, installation and maintenance of transfer equipment (including ceiling hoists), showering, changing tables, height adjustable washbasins.
The NBS specification for a full hygiene room for a primary school can be added below:
The NBS specification for a full hygiene room for a secondary school can be added below:
Training for SEND
We offer a range of training and support options to enable you to plan, design and install the best and most appropriate equipment for your school project highlighting and explaining the implications of The Department of Education Guidelines laid out in BB104. Our training offer includes a CPD accredited session ideal for architect firms and schools.
How can we help?
Our skilled team have many years’ experience of planning and installing equipment within public environments such as schools. Please do get in touch if you need help or advice with your project or further support on the Government requirements for equipment that needs to be installed within a specialist SEND provision.
SEND Schools Design & Consultancy Services: BB104 Guidelines
Built on Experience, Integrity & Trust
Getting the design and build phase part of the project correct is essential. It will ensure the right products are selected to address needs, that the pre installation work is carried out correctly, ensuring walls and ceilings are reinforced where necessary, allowing installation and project completion to run smoothly.
Astor Bannerman have over 30 years of experience working with the main contractors within the SEND sector. We pride ourselves on providing expert design and consultancy services, throughout the whole process.
We believe that our SEND proposition is not only market leading – it’s unique. From the project inception right through to delivery, we will help guide you through the process.
Whether you’re looking at a new build project or refurbishment to an existing build; at a mainstream or specialist SEND school – we can help you to plan your transfer and accessible washing and changing equipment at every stage.
Some SEND Schools Equipment Installation Case Studies
The Astor Bannerman Way
Astor Bannerman is a trusted partner offering quality and reliability
We do not just sell product –we build relationships with on-going support
We invest heavily in product development creating the best product options
Astor Bannerman works with you to find solutions to suit your needs
In partnership we train, we listen, we refine & develop
We pride ourselves on providing high-end built to last products, reducing the overall cost of the product over its lifespan and giving reassurance of patient safety.
Recent SEND Projects
The John Fielding School is relocating to a new facility ready for opening in September 2021, and will be renamed Boston Endeavour Academy (BEA).
The new school will have space for 140 pupils delivering a provision for ‘all-needs’, and will be located next to St Nicholas Primary School, on Kitwood Road, Boston.
We are delighted to have been involved in this exciting new project and look forward to it opening and welcoming pupils in September.
View our SEND Schools Equipment
Details on our product range suitable for SEND are available below, alternatively should you wish to discuss your requirements with one of our specialists please contact us here.