Short Courses 2018-01-09T06:34:08+00:00

Emergency Vehicle Driving

IER-8


Course Description:
This course covers the competency to drive emergency vehicles safely, including the systematic, safe and efficient control of all vehicles functions and effective management of hazardous situations under operational conditions.

Fire Warden

IWS-5


Course Description:
This unit covers the competency required to implement the emergency response specified in the workplace emergency procedures or specified by a person at a higher level in the emergency control organisation. This unit has been developed to cover the broad range of emergencies and workplaces as considered in Australian Standard 3745-2010.

First Attack Firefighting

IWS-2


Course Description:
This course provides the skills and knowledge required to enable you to:
  • Understand the principles and classes of fire
  • Select and use the correct fire extinguishers, blankets and hose reels on different classes of fire
  • Recognise common causes of workplace fires and prevention methods
  • Recognise the key actions in a fire emergency, commonly known by the acronym RACE
  • Risk assess workplace fires for risks presented
  • Learn key safety points for workplace fires

Inspect and test fire extinguishers and blankets

IIT-1

Course Description:
This course is designed to assist employees in understanding the legislative, guidelines, manufacturer and industry requirements needed to competently undertake servicing and/or maintenance tasks on portable fire protection equipment; support fire protection technicians responsible for inspecting, testing and maintaining fire extinguishers and fire blankets. It also includes repairing and servicing extinguisher valve and internal components, recharging or refilling extinguishers.

Inspect, test and maintain non-gaseous pre-engineered fire-suppression systems

IIT-2

The Inspect, test and maintain non-gaseous pre-engineered fire-suppression systems course is designed to assist employees in understanding the legislation, guidelines, manufacturer and industry requirements needed to competently undertake servicing and/or maintenance tasks on non-gaseous pre-engineered fire-suppression systems; support fire protection technicians responsible for inspecting, testing and maintaining non-gaseous pre-engineered fire-suppression systems. It also includes repairing and servicing internal components, recharging or refilling fire-suppression systems.