The Emegency Warden including Fire Extinguishers section of the course will cover theoretical and practical elements of workplace fire and emergency situations as defined in Australian Standards 3745-2010. It provides the skills and knowledge for those who may be required to act as Fire and Emergency Wardens within a workplace’s Emergency Control Organisation (ECO) and to be able to recognise and control small emergencies on-site.
This session includes the use of fire extinguishers.
The Chief Warden section of the course will cover both theoretical and practical elements of Emergency Management Planning. The objective of this course is to give the participants a refresher course or new exposure to practical emergency planning, based on the site-specific scenarios.
The training covers the four elements of emergency management (prevention, preparedness, response and recovery)
This course has been developed to cover the broad range of emergencies and workplaces as considered in Australian Standards 3745-2010.
UNIT OF COMPETENCY
PUAWER005 Operate as part of an emergency control organisation
PUAWER008B Confine small workplace emergencies
PUAWER006B Lead and emergency control organisation
Please note: If you require the combined Emergency Warden and Chief Warden competencies, you can’t be assessed as competent for the Chief Warden PUAWER006B until the assessment for the Emergency Warden competency PUAWER005B have been successfully completed
- Types of emergencies
- Planning principles
- Effective emergency control
- Roles and responsibilities of the Emergency Control Organisation (ECO)
- Roles and responsibilities of members of the public emergency service
- Emergency Control Organisations’ system for preparing for emergencies
- Responding to emergency reports and signals
- Emergency evacuations
- Duties of wardens
- Human behaviour in emergencies behaviour
- Evaluating emergencies in the workplace
- Basic fire behaviour
- Four elements of Emergency Management (prevention, preparedness, response and recovery)
- Emergency Codes
- Emergency Preparedness and Plans
- Emergency Management (Position Title & Roles)
- Responding to specific Emergencies (fire, threat, external)
- Debriefing and Business Continuity Implementation
Assessment of knowledge will be conducted by use of a workbook and verbal questioning. Participants will also be required to demonstrate competence through a range of practical activities.
To enquire and/or book your place in the confined space entry training, call 1300 666 101 (Monday to Friday – 8.00am – 4.30pm) or email firstname.lastname@example.org