This unit covers the competency required to make decisions about people’s safety during a workplace emergency and to give instructions on the priority order for responding to the emergency incident area.
People who undertake this course may act as the primary liaison with emergency services after their arrival. These may include Chief and Deputy Chief Wardens within a workplace environment.
This unit has been developed to cover the broad range of emergencies and workplaces as considered in Australian Standard 3745-2010.
Practical Scenario’s will be completed which will utilise your workplace and the emergency evacuation equipment that you have onsite.
Upon successful completion a Certificate and Wallet Card (upon request) will be issued for PUAWER006B – Lead an Emergency Control Organisation
Participants are required to re-certify every 2 years from their completion date to maintain currency.
PUAWER005B – Operate as part of an emergency control organisation (Fire Warden)
*Please note that enclosed shoes are essential. The practical session can be viewed as physically challenging, therefore participants should be reasonably fit and able to lift and carry fire extinguishers and other safety equipment or chemical spill kits as required.