Chief Warden

This unit covers the competency required to make decisions about people’s safety during a workplace emergency and to give instructions on the priority order for responding to the emergency incident area.

People who undertake this work may act as the primary liaison with emergency services after their arrival.

Subjects covered will include:

  • Identification of emergency situations
  • Assessment of emergency situations information
  • Actions for typical workplace emergencies
  • Initial emergency response
  • Welfare of evacuees
  • Post response activities
  • Asset security
  • Emergency management plan
  • Identification of emergency report, signals and warnings
  • Dealing with people that need assistance
  • Emergency Stations
  • Warden identification
  • Incident reporting

Prerequisites: PUAWER005B
Course Duration: (4 hours)
Assessment method: Face to Face delivery and assessment
Course award: Statement of Attainment