Fire Warden Training
About This Course
Fire Warden Training
PUAFER005 – Operate as part of an emergency control organisation
Current – Release 1, 16 July 2019
Face-to-Face training will be conducted At Ironbark Training facilities. Specifically:
- 2/22 Edward Street, Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650
This program is delivered as a 1 day face to face course or 1 day course. Learners with low LLN may complete additional training days prior to assessment. Additional fees apply for additional training and should be discussed with Ironbark Training to determine the most cost effective option.
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). An ECO’s priority is the safety of facility occupants and visitors during an emergency which means ECO members are responsible for pre-emergency, emergency and post emergency actions. It includes undertake pre-emergency planning, taking appropriate actions in an emergency and assisting with post emergency activities.
The unit has been developed to cover the facilities as specified in Australian Standard (AS) 3745 and AS4083. For this unit, as covered by AS3745 and/or AS4083, occupants are people attending a facility on a permanent or temporary basis such as an employee, contractor, student or resident, but not a visitor or patient and a facility is a building, structure or workplace that is, or may be, occupied by people (occupants).
All aspects of the unit must be undertaken in accordance with legislative requirements, organisational policies and procedures and accepted safe practices. It applies to members of an ECO who are floor or area wardens and/or wardens or deputy wardens.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
Pre-requisites and Licensing / Regulatory Information
There are no pre-requisites for this unit of competency.
There are currently no licensing requirements attached to this unit in NSW.
However, students must be able to complete all training and assessment materials in accordance with the instructions and assessment requirements for that instrument. In particular, learners must have sufficient English language to complete the assessment without the use of an interpreter, assistant or any reference materials. Unless specified in learning materials.
Resources To Be Provided by Student
Delivery Mode: Face to Face