PUAFER004 Respond to facility emergencies

If you are an occupant who is required to be ‘emergency aware’ in a facility, then this course is a must for you.

It covers the skills and knowledge required by occupants in a facility such as a building, structure or workplace, as specified in Australian Standard (AS) 3745 and AS 4083 to recognise and report emergencies, respond to emergency warnings and advice and to take appropriate action during the emergency such as choosing the most appropriate course of action and evacuating from a danger area.

All aspects of this course will be undertaken in accordance with legislative requirements, organisational policies and procedures and accepted safe practices.

Participants in this course will also learn how to effectively:

•      Apply Work, Health and Safety (WHS)/Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) requirements, including identifying hazards and controlling risks

•      Comply with legislation, industry standards, codes of practice and regulations

•      Follow facility emergency procedures and direction of emergency control organisation members and/or attending emergency services

•      Identify and evacuate occupants who may require assistance

•      Maintain own safety and the safety of others in emergency situations

•      Participate in emergency response exercises including briefings, debriefings, simulations, reviews and desk top drills

 

Provider of Training and Assessment

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

 

Important information prior to enrolment

Unit Being Delivered

The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course.

  • PUAFER004 Respond to facility emergencies

To view full unit details please visit www.training.gov.au  

The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909.

Course Delivery 

This course will be delivered in the workplace or at an Allens Training facility.

Course Duration (face to face)

•      Face to Face – 3 hours (minimum) – full face to face course

 

Work Placement Arrangements

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

Learners Rights, Responsibilities 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 allenstraining.com.au 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.

Assessment Requirements

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

 

What happens at the course?

Assessment Activities

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

  • Performance tasks - The assessor must observe the following performance tasks:
    • Prepare for an emergency situation
    • Respond and follow instructions for a fire emergency
  • Theory assessment -   A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions. Model responses are provided later in this document. The student must complete all assessment questions.

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