WSQ RESPONSE TO FIRE AND HAZMAT EMERGENCY
CERT members in Public and Industrial buildings with valid petroleum and flammable materials storage license
- Have received safety training related to a process plant.
- Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ESS level 6.
- Have related training or work experience in a process plant.
- Able to listen, read, speak and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to ES Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Level 6.
Respond to Fire and Hazmat Emergency is designed to enable learners to acquire the required competencies and function as a member of an emergency response team in order to meet and respond to fire and Hazmat emergencies in process plant. The competencies include working alone and in a team.
-Execute emergency response plans and procedures
-Deploy fire and hazmat emergency equipment Conduct pre-donning safety checks
-Communications during fire and hazmat emergency situations Environmental conditions and salvage considerations
-Comply with site incident controller instructions
-Select of appropriate fire fighting tools to mitigate and contain fire
-Impact on environment and salvage considerations
-Legislations and regulations
-Practical on fire fighting equipment
-Selection and use of appropriate breathing apparatus
-Practical on breathing apparatus
-Comply with site incident controller(SIC) instructions
-Operate appropriate hazmat equipment
-Follow instruction to carry out decontamination procedures
-Decontaminate, Service and clean hazmat equipment
-Hazmat respond system
-Practical on Hazmat PPE and mitigation techniques
-Observed reporting protocols accordance to organization
-Conduct safety check on breathing apparatus
-Assist in the search and rescue
-Communicate details of casualties
-Assist in the closure of search and rescue operations
-Practical on hazmat mitigation techniques
24 hours including 3 hours of assessment.
Medium of Instruction:
1:18 for Theory Lesson & Assessment
Practical Performance and Written/ Verbal Test
Based on the successful completion of the course and assessment, a certificate of achievement endorsed by WDA will be issued to all participants.
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