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Identify, Prevent & Report Workplace Emergency Situations (PUAWER001B)

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This unit covers the competency required to identify and prevent the development of workplace emergency situations, or minimise their consequences, and to report if emergency protection systems, emergency control equipment and evacuation systems are compromised.

This unit is part of suite of eleven workplace emergency response units and is part of the prevention stream. This unit would benefit members of Emergency Control Organisations, Emergency Planning Committee and Emergency Response Teams.

This unit has been developed to cover the broad range of emergencies and workplaces as considered in Australian Standard 3745.


2 Hours
Course Elements:

  • Identify, monitor and report situations that could lead to workplace emergencies.
  • Identify, report and correct situations that could prevent workplace emergencies from being safely handled.


Learning Outcomes:

  • Ability to identify emergency protection systems, emergency control equipment and evacuation systems.
  • Ability to identify and report situations and hazards that may lead to or contribute to workplace incidents and/or emergencies.
  • Ability to communicate according to workplace procedures and accepted safe practices.
  • Ability to monitor the work area to identify new and emerging risks on an ongoing basis.


RPL is not offered for this course
Workplace Emergency Response units are seen as industry wide units. The importing of these units of competency into other industry training packages is also promoted as the units are seen as relevant for all industries.
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