This 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.
Face to Face training will be conducted over a period of 3.5 hours including both theory and practical components.
UNIT OF COMPETENCY
PUAFER005 Operate as part of an emergency control organisation
PUAFER008 Confine small workplace emergencies
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
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.
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