Unit of Competency
PUAWER008B Confine small workplace emergencies
- Types of emergencies
- Planning & Preparation for an emergency – AS3745 -2010
- “Sizing up” an emergency – assessing hazards and risks
- Responding to a hazardous materials incident
- Safely confine emergency where possible
- Use of initial response equipment- use the tools in a small spill kits to control the incident
- Understanding and selection of PPE
- Evacuation procedures – if required
- Disposal of waste, report and replace used items
- Use of tools in a small spill kit will be done as a practical component where circumstances allow
- Use literacy and numeracy skills as required to read, interpret and apply guidelines and protocols
- Use literacy and numeracy skills to adequately interpret documentation available in line with State/Territory regulations, legislation and policies
Participants are required to be on time for all courses and bring a form of identification such as drivers licence or Medicare card for verification of details listed on the course enrolment form.
- Training room
- Space for practical training and drills
Assessment of knowledge will be conducted by use of a workbook and verbal questioning. Participants will also be required to demonstrate competence through a range of practical activities.
- Onsite face-to-face theory and practical training
- 3 hours
- To ensure quality training and a safe learning environment, the maximum allowable group size is 12 participants.
Upon Successful Completion
- Statement of Attainment and wallet card issued to individual participants who successfully complete the requirements of the unit of competency and have a valid Unique Student Identifier (USI)
- A Nationally Recognised Training Summary for your Health and Safety Office compliance file
Links to Unit of Competency Information
Confine Small Workplace Emergencies
Spill Station Australia use Parcor (RTO7076) for all accredited training courses.