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Respond to Workplace Emergencies (PUAWER004B)


This unit covers the competency required to recognise emergencies in the workplace, to report emergencies and to take appropriate action.

This unit is part of suite of eleven workplace emergency response units and is part of the evacuation stream. This unit would benefit members of General Occupants of the Workplace.

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

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2 Hours
Course Elements:
  • Prepare for emergency situations
  • Report emergencies and potential emergencies
  • Respond to emergency warnings and advice
  • Evacuate from the work area
Learning Outcomes:
  • Ability to communicate effectively in an emergency situation.
  • Ability to identify an emergency/potential emergency.
  • Ability to maintain own safety and the safety of others in emergency situations.
  • Ability to follow workplace emergency procedures and the advice of emergency control organisation members.


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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