Prepare, Maintain And Test Response Equipment

PUAEQU001 – Prepare, Maintain And Test Response Equipment

In this field of work, workers are exposed to day to day activities which involve testing and maintaining response equipment. These tasks can be a common cause of injury in the workplace, and as such, understanding how to undertake these tasks safely is imperative. Without proper training, employees can make mistakes and even suffer serious injury.

This training in this course allows you to develop the skills and knowledge to undertake many facets of preparing, maintaining and testing response equipment, they will inspect equipment according to organisation’s procedures, clean equipment while safely using cleaning agents and chemicals and have an understanding on occupational health and safety policies relevant to the maintenance, servicing and testing of equipment.

Provider of Training and Assessment

This course “Training and assessment delivered on behalf of Allens Training RTO 90909” by Safe Act Pty Ltd
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Important information prior to enrolment

Unit Being Delivered

The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909.

  • PUAEQU001 – Prepare, maintain and test response equipment

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Course Duration (face to face)

  • Face to Face –4 hours (minimum) – full face to face course.
  • Blended delivery – N/A
  • Online delivery with face to face Practical assessment – N/A
  • Refresher training – N/A

Work Placement Arrangements

No work placement will be required as part of this course.

Learners Rights, Responsibilities and Support, including Complaints

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Course Fees and Payments

  • Please refer to our booking calendar for individual course fees.
  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook.
  • Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and service provider.
  • Group Prices – We do have Group Prices for up to ten or up to twenty participants phone for a quote

Assessment Requirements

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

Entry Requirements

Physical capability to be able to meet the demands of the practical demonstration skills
Holding the pre-requisite unit PUAFIR210 Prevent injury (* only if undertaking training related to the fire sector)

Assessment Activities

Performance tasks and practical scenarios:

  • Inspect response equipment
  • Test response equipment
  • Clean, maintain and store equipment

Documentation: Completion of an Equipment Inspection Lists, Equipment Test Results, Equipment Fault Logs, and Equipment Maintenance and Cleaning Log forms. 

Theory assessment: A written exam consisting of multiple-choice question and short answer questions to be completed at the end of the training session. .

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