First Aid Kit
Smiling Worker

Fire Warden 

Canberra

PUAFER005 Operate as part of an emergency control organisation 

Course Information

This unit of competency involves the skills and knowledge required to work within the command, control, and coordination structure of an Emergency Control Organisation (ECO). Training includes how to: 

  • Undertake pre-emergency planning; 

  • Take appropriate actions in an emergency; and 

  • Assist with post emergency activities 

  

The unit has been developed to cover the facilities as specified in Australian Standard (AS) 3745 and AS4083. It applies to members of an ECO who are floor or area wardens and/or wardens or deputy wardens. 

Duration and Delivery Mode

This course is delivered over 8 hours (1 day) in a face-to-face learning environment. Due to the intensive nature of this training attendance for the full workshop times is required.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible to enrol into this course students must be 14 years or older. Written parental consent is required for all students under the age of 18 years.  

  

Students must have the right to study in Australia, and evidence of citizenship, residency status, or visa entitlements will be asked for at the time of enrolment. Global Skills Development is not a CRICOS registered RTO, so we are unfortunately unable to accept enrolments from people who are on a Student Visa (subclass 500).  

  

To study any accredited course with Global Skills Development you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).  

  

At the time of enrolment students will be asked to complete a short online Language, Literacy, and Numeracy assessment to ensure they have the required skills to successfully participate in training and assessment and identify the need for additional support.

Assessment

This course is assessed using a combination of practical skills demonstrations, verbal questioning, and written assessment tasks.  

Certificate Renewal and Licensing

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit. 

What to bring

Flexible clothing which permits free movement 

Covered footwear 

A pen 

Lunch and snacks 

Photo identification 

Fees

$190.00 (includes administration fee) 

Recognition of Prior Learning

Global Skills Development are happy to offer recognition of prior learning for people with relevant skills and experience.  

  

To be eligible for recognition of prior learning candidates must be able to demonstrate that they meet all the unit requirements. For this course RPL assessment involves combinations of: 

  • Workplace supervisor reports 

  • Resume detailing prior work experience, with referee contact details 

  • Workplace documents  

  • Practical demonstration of skills 

  • Verbal and/or written questioning 

  

All people who want to apply for recognition of prior learning should fill out an application for RPL. Once an application is received a Global Skills Assessor will contact you to discuss your application and determine an appropriate combination of assessment evidence based on your individual experience and circumstances.

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