The program covers all aspects of emergency preparedness, from understanding human behaviour characteristics during emergencies, to assessing risk and effectively planning for all types of emergencies within a workplace. This course has theoretical and practical components that participants must successfully complete.
Note: This unit has been superseded and will be replaced with the new unit and course availability very soon.
On completion of this course, participants will have an understanding of:
- Warden duties and responsibilities
- ECO team selection and process
- Emergency procedures and policies
- Evacuation procedures and exercises
- Fire safety installations in a building
- Different types of emergencies
This program complies with Australian Standard AS 3745:2002 Emergency control organisation and procedures for buildings, structures and workplaces.
Students who attend and successfully meet all assessment requirements of the course will receive a nationally recognised statement of attainment with the following unit of competency: PUAWER005B Operate as part of an emergency control organisation.
There is a maximum number of 12 participants per program.
This course is also available in a combined Warden Training / Fire Extinguisher one day course.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.