Emergency Response Courses
Lead Emergency Teams
This unit of competency applies to a student required to lead and coordinate an emergency team, including deployment of resources at the scene of an emergency. Students undertaking this unit of competency would be normally nominated to assume the responsibility of emergency team leader.
Respond to Urban Fire
This unit covers the competency for responding to an urban fire where offensive and defensive strategies are used, when working as a member of a team, under direct supervision.
Respond to Wild Fire
This unit covers competency for responding to a wildfire when working as a member of a team, under direct supervision.
Suppress Urban Fire
Suppress Urban Fire course covers working as a member of a team when suppressing an urban fire under limited supervision.
Suppress Wild Fire
The suppression of wildfires requires a team approach from the time a fire is reported, until it is made safe. It requires accurate reception of reported information, careful preparation and travel to the fire location, application of safe and appropriate fire control strategies, and timely recovery and maintenance of equipment in readiness for further deployment.
Undertake Road Crash Rescue
The course targets the establishment of a safe working zone and control of the site, the methods of extraction and the stabilization of casualties. At the completion of this training students will be able to participate in road accident rescue operations as a team member.