Certificate II in Public Safety (Firefighting and Emergency Operations)

PUA20613

PUA20613 - Certificate II in Public Safety (Firefighting and Emergency Operations)
 

 
Course Overview
Baseline Training delivers the PUA20613 - Certificate II in Public Safety Firefighting and Emergency Operations qualification reflects the role of fire and rescue team members required to respond to emergencies, structural fire, operate breathing apparatus and deal with hazardous and/or highly dangerous situations in a team environment.

Designed for
Those learners wishing to undertake roles in public safety (firefighting and emergency response) leading to obtain a Nationally Recognised qualification. 

Prerequisites
However, Learners will be required to successfully complete the Baseline LLN assessment.
There are units of competency to be considered prior to commencement of the course. Please check with Training team to identify those prerequisites. 

Co-requisites
Nil
 
Course Content

The PUA20613 - Certificate II in Public Safety Firefighting and Emergency Operations provides learners with the knowledge and skills to successfully obtain the following units of competency:
 
Units of Competency

Core Units

  • PUAEQU001B - Prepare, maintain and test response equipment
  • PUAFIR203B - Respond to urban fire
  • PUAFIR207B - Operate breathing apparatus open circuit
  • PUAFIR215 - Prevent injury
  • PUAOPE013A - Operate communications systems and equipment
  • PUASAR022A    Participate in a rescue operation
  • PUATEA001B - Work in a team
  • HLTFA211A - Provide basic emergency life support
Elective Units
  • PUAFIR206B - Check installed fire safety systems
  • PUAFIR320 - Render hazardous materials incidents safe 
  • PUAOHS002B - Maintain safety at an incident scene 

Delivery Method
Training is conducted over a 6-month period, including face to face training, and structured, supervised on the job activities.
 
Block Sessions - face to face
Face to face interactive workshops requiring learners to attend 3 x five days participating in both theory and practical activities. In between each of the face to face workshops, learners will be required to complete on the job logbooks as part of their evidence of competency. 
 
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
RPL is available for those with adequate industry experience. Please contact us for more information on how to produce an RPL evidence portfolio.
 
Assessment
Assessment activities may include a combination of knowledge questions, scenarios, logbooks and workplace projects. Upon successful completion of the qualification, learners will be awarded the PUA20613 - Certificate II in Public Safety Firefighting and Emergency Operations.
 
Study Pathways

Learners who successfully complete the PUA20613 - Certificate II in Public Safety Firefighting and Emergency Operations qualification can engage in further training to complete full qualification/s from the PUA12 Training Package. Baseline can provide advice on PUA12 as a pathway to complete a full/higher qualification or further their career pathway. After achieving the PUA20613 Certificate II in Public Safety (Firefighting and Emergency Operations), candidates may undertake a range of qualifications relevant to their role, such as: PUA30613 Certificate III in Public Safety (Firefighting and Emergency Operations).

PricingLearner Handbook 2019
Individuals: $900
Funding: Not applicable
Groups: Contact Baseline Training on 1300 227 354

Locations
Brisbane, Gladstone, Townsville and various locations/worksites as required
  
Note: If no courses are listed, please call us on 1300 227 354 to discuss our upcoming courses or your group training needs.