2 days LOCATIONS
Perth, Darwin and Melbourne
The expected learning outcomes for this Nationally Recognised Training unit are:
PMAWHS213 Undertake fire control and emergency rescue
- Respond to identified fire emergencies
- Deploy fire emergency equipment
- Undertake search of and rescue from affected areas
TRAINING STANDARD PRE-REQUISITES
There are no pre-requisites from the training standard for this course, however, in order to complete this training within ERGT’s course duration, trainees require to have prior skills and knowledge. Please refer to the ERGT Required Prior Skills & Knowledge section below.
ERGT REQUIRED SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
In order for ERGT to deliver the training and assessment in the time frame specified for this course, trainees are required to come to the course having attained the Nationally Recognised Training unit:
MSMWHS216 Operate breathing apparatus OR equivalent
RECOMMENDED SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
It is also recommended, but not mandatory, that trainees attend the course with skills and knowledge of;
- company Induction training
- workplace emergency response procedures
- site emergency response structure and mustering procedures
- organisational hazard identification and the reporting of hazards and;
- risk assessment processes.
Such a foundation enables the trainees to appreciate the common types of hazards and potential risks present in high risk workplaces and standard workplace emergency response procedures.
Please read the AS/NZS 1715 Appendix B: Facial Seal of Respirators. Trainees will not be able to meet competency if they do not comply with the requirements of the standard. Please contact ERGT for further clarification if required.
MEDICAL & HEALTH STANDARDS
A medical certificate is not required for this course; however a health questionnaire and declaration of fitness will be required at course registration.
Please contact ERGT for any concerns regarding completing of practical training and assessment requirements and to discuss options for reasonable adjustment.
In alignment with industry expectations and to ensure ongoing competence and capability, ERGT recommends skills maintenance be conducted every 2 years.
AUTHORITY / REGULATOR
Nationally Recognised Training is regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA), which is the national regulator for Australia’s vocational education and training sector.