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LOCATIONS Perth, Darwin and Melbourne
LEARNING OUTCOMES The expected learning outcomes for these NRT units are:
PUAFIR215 Prevent injury
- Identify workplace hazards and risks, and advise others
- Implement hazard and risk control procedures
- Monitor effectiveness of hazard and risk control procedures
PUAFIR207B Operate breathing apparatus open circuit
- Conduct pre-donning checks and tests on breathing apparatus
- Don and check breathing apparatus
- Operate breathing apparatus
- Conclude operations TRAINING STANDARD PRE-REQUISITES
PUAFIR215 Prevent injury Delivered as part of day one of this course.
The unit PUAFIR215 Prevent injury is a pre-requisite to PUAFIR207B Operate breathing apparatus open circuit (which is delivered as part of the course on day one).
Trainees must be deemed competent in PUAFIR215 Prevent injury before progressing to PUAFIR207B Operate breathing apparatus open circuit. RECOMMENDED SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
ERGT understands trainees require a foundation that enables them to appreciate the common types of hazards and potential risks present in the workplace and standard
emergency response procedures. It is desirable that trainees attend the course with skills and knowledge in:
- company induction training
- workplace emergency response procedures (including fire extinguishers)
- risk assessment processes
If you do not have the desired skills and knowledge listed above, ERGT recommends attending the Common Safety Training Program (CSTP) as it covers these topics. ERGT also recommends completing the below NRT unit which will contribute to your ability to meet the desired skills and knowledge.
MSMWHS212 Undertake first response to fire incidents
ADDITIONAL Please read the linked AS/NZ 1715 Appendix B: Facial Seal of Respirators. You will not be able to meet competency if you do not comply with the requirements of the standard.
Please contact ERGT if you require further clarification.
In alignment with industry expectations and to ensure ongoing competence and capability, ERGT recommends skills maintenance be conducted every 2 years.
Nationally Recognised Training is regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA), which is the national regulator for Australia’s vocational education and training sector.
This course is delivered through classroom presentations and participant discussion as well as practical demonstrations and exercises within a simulated workplace environment using specialised equipment. Trainees will demonstrate their competence through written and practical assessment.
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