PUAFER001 – Identify, Prevent & Report Potential Facility Emergency Situations teaches the skills and knowledge required to identify and prevent the development of facility emergency situations; or to minimise their consequences, and to report if emergency protection systems, emergency control equipment and evacuation systems are compromised. It may also be used for planning for future operations in the facility.
All aspects of the course must be undertaken in line with legislative requirements, facility policies and procedures, and accepted safe practices.
This course covers the broad range of emergencies and facilities as considered in Australian Standard 37452002, and the work required before the emergency services or specialist response team arrives. It does not cover the specific use of equipment to prevent facility emergency situations.
This course applies to employees in the workplace within all industries and in all contexts and places responsibility on individual employees in the facility to identify, prevent and report potential facility emergency situations.
This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by ERT Group Pty Ltd.
The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. To view full unit details please visit www.training.gov.au
Participants are required to re-certify every 2 years from their completion date to maintain currency.
This course will be delivered in the workplace or at an ERT Group Pty Ltd training facility.
No work placement arrangements will be required as part of this course
Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.
Participants are required to be physically capable of assessing a workplace to identify hazards and prevent emergency situations.
There are no prerequisites for this unit.
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.
Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:
Practical scenarios – The assessor must observe the following practical scenarios:
Theory assessment – A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short answer questions. The student must complete all assessment questions.
*Please note that ERT Fire & Rescue supplies all equipment necessary for you to undertake your training. ERT Fire & Rescue always recommend and encourage you to bring along your own equipment. Trainee’s must wear appropriate clothing that will get dirty and enclosed footwear is essential.
ERT Fire & Rescue can provide tailored on-site workplace training. Please contact our office on 0267 621 754 for a quote.