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Spill Kit

Course Description:

This course will cover theoretical and practical activities designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to be able to recognise and control small emergencies on-site.  This session focuses on responding to small workplace chemical spills.

This course has been developed to cover the broad range of emergencies and workplaces as considered in Australian Standards 3745-2010.

 

Entry Requirements:

Age of 18 years or over.

The ability to;

  • Report/record faults and defects according to organisational procedures
  • Gain access to, and interpret, material safety data sheets (MSDSs)
  • Access and understand company/organisation standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Access and comply with WHS / OHS legislation
  • Relate to a range of people from a range of cultural, linguistic, social and ethnic backgrounds, and a range of physical and intellectual abilities
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Communicate clearly by the means specified in the emergency plan
  • Communicate effectively and assertively and show leadership in an incident
  • Use literacy and numeracy skills as required to read, interpret and apply guidelines and protocols
  • Use literacy and numeracy skills to adequately interpret documentation available in line with State/Territory regulations, legislation and policies
  • perform manual handling tasks and strenuous activities

 

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites for this unit.

 

Course Content:

  • Types of emergencies
  • Planning & Preparation for an emergency – AS3745 -2010
  • “Sizing up” an emergency – assessing hazards and risks
  • Responding to a hazardous materials incident
  • Safely confine emergency where possible
  • Use of initial response equipment- use the tools in small spill kits to control the incident
  • Understanding and selection of PPE
  • Evacuation procedures - if required
  • Disposal of waste, report and replace used items

# Use of tools in a small spill kit will done as a practical component where circumstances allow

 

Assessment:

Assessment of knowledge will be conducted by use of a workbook and verbal questioning. Participants will also be required to demonstrate competence through a range of practical activities.

 

Delivery Method:

Face to Face training will be conducted over a period of 6 hours including both theory and practical components.

Training can be conducted both on or offsite site provided access to a range of emergency equipment appropriate to the sites emergency plan and a suitable training room is available for use.

PARCOR caters for training onsite throughout Victoria including areas such as Melbourne, Geelong, Portland, Warrnambool, Colac, Bendigo, Ballarat, Horsham, Sale, Bairnsdale, Echuca, Mildura, Wangaratta, Dandenong, Frankston and Traralgon.

 

Group Size:

To ensure quality training and a safe learning environment, the maximum allowable group size is 12 participants.

 

Participant Responsibilities:

Participants are required to be on time for all courses and bring a form of identification such as drivers licence or Medicare card for verification of details listed on the course enrolment form.

Due to the practical nature of this course, participants will be required to wear suitable attire such as long pants and work boots. Where appropriate other PPE such as High Visibility clothing, safety glasses and hard hats are to be worn.

For additional Participant Responsibilities, please see Participant Handbook by going to the following link www.parcor.com.au/participanthandbook.pdf

 

What information will PARCOR require?

Due to the assessment requirements of the unit of competency, PARCOR will need to be provided with the following information prior to training commencement;

  • Use of training area for spill practical drills (a size of three carparks is often sufficient)

 

What will your organisation receive?

  • Statement of Attainment issued to individual participants who successfully complete the requirements of the unit of competency
  • Certificate of Compliance for your Health and Safety Office compliance file

 

How often should reassessment be conducted?

AS3745 requires first attack firefighting refresher training at intervals not greater than two years.

 

Where can I view the unit of competency?

PUAWE008B Confined Small Workplace Emergencies - http://training.gov.au/Training/Details/PUAWER008B

 

 

Upcoming Public Courses

Work Safely at Heights

Friday, 10th November 2017 

Friday, 17th November 2017 (Course Full)

Wednesday, 29th November 2017

Wednesday, 6th December 2017

Thursday, 25th January 2018

Thursday, 15th February 2018

Thursday, 8th March 2018

Thursday, 29th March 2018

*Saturday, 14th April 2018

Thursday, 19th April 2018

 

Confined Space Entry

Thursday, 2nd November 2017

Thursday, 23rd November 2017

Friday, 1st December 2017

Thursday, 14th December 2017

Thursday, 18th January 2018

Thursday, 8th February 2018

*Saturday, 17th February 2018

Thursday, 1st March 2018

Thursday, 22nd March 2018

 

Operate Breathing Apparatus

Friday, 24th November 2017

 

Provide First Aid

Wednesday, 22nd November 2017

Thursday, 1st February 2018

Thursday, 22nd February 2018

Thursday, 15th March 2018

*Saturday, 24th March 2018

Thursday, 5th April 2018

Thursday, 26th April 2018

 

Training Location: 11 Clover Street, Lara

Start Time: 8.30am

*Saturday Courses: 8:00am

 

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Locations

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Melbourne

Geelong

Sydney

 

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