PUAFIR316 – IDENTIFY, DETECT AND MONITOR HAZARDOUS MATERIALS AT AN INCIDENT

PUAFIR316 – IDENTIFY, DETECT AND MONITOR HAZARDOUS MATERIALS AT AN INCIDENT

COURSE SUMMARY

PUAFIR316 – Identify, Detect and Monitor Hazardous Materials at an Incident teaches the skills and knowledge required to use specific equipment to detect airborne contaminants, liquids and solids.

This unit covers the competency required for individuals who may be required to Identify, Detect and Monitor Hazardous Materials at an incident scene utilising specialist equipment to identify the materials, assess the risk posed by material identified and formulate a plan for their safe location and removal.

This unit is targeted to those who provide initial response to hazardous materials incidents in the workplace such as those who are working in a mines rescue unit, working as part of an Emergency Response Team or Emergency Service Personnel.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

COURSE CONTENT
  • Assess hazardous materials incident
  • Identify and assess hazards at an incident
  • Develop an entry plan
  • Implement entry plan
  • Review entry plan
PROVIDER OF TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by ERT Group Pty Ltd.

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Important information prior to enrolment
UNIT BEING DELIVERED

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

  • PUAFIR316 – Identify, Detect and Monitor Hazardous Materials at an Incident
RECERTIFICATION

Participants are required to re-certify every 12 months from their completion date to maintain currency.

COURSE DELIVERY

This course will be delivered in the workplace or at an ERT Group Pty Ltd training facility.

COURSE DURATION (FACE TO FACE)
  • Face to Face – 15 hours (minimum) – full face to face course
  • Refresher training – 6 hours (minimum) – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates
WORK PLACEMENT ARRANGEMENTS

No work placement arrangements will be required as part of this course

LEARNERS RIGHTS, RESPONSBILITIES AND SUPPORT, INCLUDING COMPLAINTS

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.

COURSE FEES AND PAYMENTS
  • Please refer to our booking calendar for individual course fees
  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook
  • Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and service provider.
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Participants must have sufficient English language, literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete this course. Personal safety equipment must be provided by the student and worn during training

 PREREQUISITES
WHAT HAPPENS AT THE COURSE?
ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENTS

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.

ASSESSMENT ACTIVITIES

Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:

Practical scenarios – The assessor must observe the following practical scenarios:

  • Analyse and communicate detection results
  • Don, operate in, decontaminate and remove personal protective clothing and equipment
  • Interpret safety and hazard information
  • Use detection equipment

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.

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