FIRE WARDEN TRAINING | OHSA | NATIONALLY ACCREDITED
PUAWER005B Operate as part of an emergency control organization
PUAWER008B Confine small workplace emergencies
Course Dates and Locations
We can conduct Fire & Building Warden Training on-site at your location anywhere in Australia or at our Training Facilities. Please contact our office on 1300 647 200 for quote.
Construction Training Centre
Address: Gate 2. Suite 1.4, 492 Beaudesert Rd, Salisbury QLD 4107
Parking: On site. Ian Barclay Building - located through Gate 2 at 492 Beaudesert Rd, Salisbury. Access to Gate 2 is via the slip road under the Beaudesert Rd overpass.
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PLEASE NOTE: This is a NATIONALLY ACCREDITED COURSE and covers the training requirements as listed in Australian Standard 3745 Emergency Control Organisations. Many providers are NOT Registered Training Organisations and their training is NOT Nationally Accredited.
This course provides the knowledge, training and skill to perform the role of a Building & Fire Warden. This course is designed for individual employees who may be supervising other people in the workplace or are delegated responsibility as part of an emergency control organisation to participate in the preparation of workplace emergency procedures; alert and report potential workplace emergencies; evaluate the need to evacuate a work area; prepare for an evacuation; and assist people who may require assistance in accordance with workplace emergency procedures or are people within the command, control and coordinate structure of the workplace’s emergency control organisation.
Emergencies covered include fires, bomb threats, chemical incidents and terrorism. Both theory and practical modules will ensure that your workers can respond to any workplace emergency.
A fire extinguisher module is also covered. Students will use fire extinguishers and fire blankets on REAL FIRES!
This course is designed for those who are part of your workplace fire and building evacuation team.
- Investigating the fire / alarm / incident
- Raising the alarm
- Emergencies that may require evacuation
- Fire fighting safety procedures
- Bomb threat procedures
- Building fire safety fire warden identification
- Fire wardens procedures & responsibilities
- Building fire alarms & communications systems
- Developing evacuation plans & procedures
- Emergency co-ordination
- Human behaviour in emergencies
- Post-evacuation activities
- Fire extinguisher theory
- Fire blanket theory
- Fire extinguisher practical
- Fire blanket practical
- Be at least 18 years of age.
- Have at least a Year 10 level of numeracy, literacy and communication skills.
- Have the ability to read and write English.
- Wear appropriate clothing including long pants and shirts and closed-in shoes for fire fighting exercises – this clothing may get dirty due to the fire fighting exercises.
- Have sufficient strength to lift, carry and operate approx. 10kg fire extinguisher and sufficient mobility to bend and squat to place fire blanket over objects in various locations.
Assessments and Awards
- PUAWER002B Ensure workplace emergency prevention procedures, systems & processes are implemented
- PUAWER005B Operate as part of an emergency control organization
- PUAWER008B Confine small workplace emergencies