Provides participants with both the skills and knowledge required to confine small emergencies in a facility while operating as part of an emergency control organisation(ECO).
These units of competency involve the skills and knowledge required to operate as part of an Emergency Control Organisation to ensure the safety of occupants and visitors during an emergency. You will also be equipped with the practical skill to respond to various types of emergencies using initial first response equipment such as fire extinguishers and spill kits.
This course is delivered over 5 hours, including assessment.
There are no entry requirements for this unit stipulated in the Training Package however participants must be over eighteen(18) years of age and have the ability to:
No student will be permitted to undertake the course if they are under the influence of alcohol, an illegal/illicit substance, or impaired by a prescribed medication and other impairments such as fatigue, mental health issue, or stress.
Skills must be demonstrated working individually in an environment that provides realistic in-depth, industry-validated scenarios and simulations to assess candidates’ skills and knowledge. Simulated assessment environments will include simulated real-life working environments where these skills and knowledge would be performed, with all the relevant equipment and resources of that working environment.
Webinar face-to-face learning will be performed via the internet using Zoom software. The sessions will be led by an experienced trainer encompassing the same principles as a face-to-face delivery with role-play video-based practical assessments recorded in real-time. The course will be delivered using a blended delivery approach and will consist of:
We will provide all necessary equipment and materials to undertake these units of competency. These will be packed and posted to you along with the required course material. As this is a webinar course, you will require access to a computer/laptop with good internet access, a webcam, and a microphone. If you require a Webcam, let a team member know beforehand so a loan unit can be arranged for you.
The following equipment will be provided:-
Your certificate does not have an expiry date, however, industry standards recommend retraining every year.