PUAFER008 - Confine small emergencies in a facility



PUAFER008 - Confine small emergencies in a facility

This program has been developed for personnel who may be required to undertake first response to small workplace emergencies. The unit of competency is not industry specific and can be adapted to suit all workplaces. This program covers a range of emergencies that could be expected in the workplace using initial response equipment, including small fire, chemical and liquid spills



Targeted Audience

Entry Requirements
There are no formal entry requirements stipulated for this program, however candidates must possess basic literacy and numeracy skills in order to communicate and complete documentation in accordance with workplace policy and procedures.
If you have any concerns regarding the literacy and numeracy requirements, please contact 1300 227 354 for assistance

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • PUAFER008 - Confine small emergencies in a facility

Program Benefits

  • A nationally recognised Statement of Attainment is issued upon participant being deemed competent in all assessment items.


  • What is fire
  • Transmission of heat
  • Classes & elements of fire
  • Firefighting agents
  • Firefighting equipment
  • Fire extinguisher method of operation
  • Fire blankets & hose reels
  • Preparing for workplace emergencies

Learning Methods

The assessment for this programme has been designed to assess a person’s competence in accordance with the Public Safety Training Package (PUA12) and the proprietary requirements of the organisation or workplace. The assessment will consist of a written assessment and a practical demonstration.

Learner Handbook 2019Delivery Mode:

  • 1/2 Day course 
  • Classroom based.
  • Our Pinkenba facility (free parking) or your onsite location
  • Delivery can consist of face to face, and practical simulations.
  •  Individuals: $150 per person (Minimum Numbers required)
  •  Groups: Please call to obtain a quotation.
Brisbane, Perth, Gladstone, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba 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.