Chief Warden's Course
Face to Face
Face to Face or online
Duration: 1 day
RPL: Not available
This course provides learners with the skills and
knowledge to implement the emergency response specified in the workplace emergency procedures and implement emergency prevention procedures within a workplace.
It will also teach you the skills and knowledge required to make decisions about the safety of occupants during a facility emergency and to give instructions on the priority order for responding to an emergency incident.
The course includes:
leading the preparation of facility emergency response
commanding, controlling and coordinating facility emergency response procedures and responses; and
concluding the facility emergency incident.
Individuals who undertake this work may also act as the primary liaison with emergency services after their arrival.
The program covers:
PUAFER005: Operate as part of an emergency control organisation
PUAFER006: Lead an emergency control organisation
At the completion of the chief warden’s course you will be able to:
respond to emergency reports, signals and warnings properly;
give clear directions under emergency conditions;
make decisions appropriate to the situation;
keep others appropriately informed;
respond in accordance with the workplace emergency procedures
take on a leadership role consistent with the emergency control organisation; and
operate in accordance with the command, control and coordinate framework of the emergency control