Tamworth Community College

Emergency Warden

This course covers the skills and knowledge required by those responsible for the safety of facility occupants and visitors during an emergency; including pre-emergency, emergency and post-emergency actions, and confining small emergencies in a facility.

You will cover preparing for emergencies and undertaking pre-emergency planning, relevant legislation, industry standards, codes of practice and advice, identifying and assessing an emergency, choosing the most appropriate course of action, evacuating from a danger area, safely confining emergencies, using initial response equipment, reporting on the facility's emergency response and assisting with post-emergency activities.

Upon successful completion of assessment task(s) students will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for units: PUAFER004 Respond to facility emergencies, PUAFER005 Operate as part of an emergency control organisation, PUAFER006 Lead an emergency control organisation and PUAFER008 Confine small emergencies in a facility.