Undertake Initial Rescue

This course is designed to teach participants how to effect an initial rescue arising from an incident and provides participants with an understanding of legislative and administrative requirements, entry and rescue equipment and atmospheric monitoring requirements.

Duration:1 day, 8:30am - 4:00pm

Available inDarwin & Alice Springs

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Course Outline

Personnel undertaking a task in a workplace may witness an incident involving a co-worker. In these few initial critical minutes before other help arrives, the actions of the person may have a significant effect on the well-being of their co-worker. However, at no time should the person take any action that is likely to cause them to be placed at risk.

This course is designed to teach participants how to effect an initial rescue arising from an incident and provides participants with an understanding of legislative and administrative requirements, entry and rescue equipment and atmospheric monitoring requirements.

Course Subjects

  • Respond to the incident surroundings
  • Determine the condition of the person
  • Determine the appropriate rescue method
  • Use specialised rescue equipment
  • Convey information to other persons
  • Effect rescue if within your capabilities
  • Complete incident reports
  • Recommend improvements to the rescue process

Course Prerequisites

MSMWHS216 Operate breathing apparatus
MSMWHS217 Gas test atmospheres
MSMPER200 Work in accordance with an issued permit
MSMPER205 Enter confined space
HLTAID003 Provide first aid

Participants should note strong written and spoken English language proficiency is required to successfully complete studies. Writing is required to the level of completing workplace forms and producing reports.

Unit of Competency

Participants who successfully complete all components of the course will be issued a Statement of Attainment for the PMAOMIR301 Undertake initial rescue unit of competency.

Course Assessment

Written & practical assessment.

Course Delivery & Duration

Classes run over a single day. Training commences at 8:30am and finishes at 4:00pm. All students are required to be present 15 minutes before course commencement time. Late arrivals may be refused from the course as a failure to attend. Training occurs at Eagle Training Services training facilities located in Darwin & Alice Springs. Participants undertake the course in comfortable, air-conditioned classrooms with the latest IT and audiovisual capabilities. Students are supported through the provision of high quality learning materials and resources.

Course Fees

$170 per student. Payment in full, or provision of a purchase order is required to secure a place on a course. Course fee is fully refundable only if the course is cancelled. This price includes all study manuals and materials

Confirmation of Enrolment

Payment in full, or provision of a purchase order is required to secure a place on a course. Positions are limited so confirmed enrolments only will be able to attend.
For cancellations/refunds a minimum of 3 business days notice must be provided to Eagle Training Services prior to the commencement of the scheduled course to enable re-allocation of your place to another participant, otherwise the full course fee will be payable. Replacements are allowed provided they have Eagle Training Services approval before the start of training and course pre-requisites are met.

Welfare and Support Services

Eagle Training Services provides welfare and support services within its professional capacity. Clients should identify existing needs prior to enrolment so that appropriate arrangements are made. Where additional support is required, the client will be referred to a specialist agency to access appropriate support. Eagle Training Services has a documented policy regarding access and equity.

Please Note

This competency does not cover the requirements to undertake comprehensive vertical, technical or confined space rescue.

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Location

Darwin & Alice Springs

How Long

1 day, 8:30am - 4:00pm


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