Fire evacuation

PUAFER004 Respond to facility emergencies

Fire evacuation training provides the skills and knowledge required by occupants in a facility such as a building, structure or workplace, as specified in Australian Standard (AS) 3745 and AS 4083 to recognise and report emergencies, respond to emergency warnings and advice and to take appropriate action during the emergency such as choosing the most appropriate course of action and evacuating from a danger area.

All aspects of this course will be undertaken in accordance with legislative requirements, organisational policies and procedures and accepted safe practices.

Participants in this course will also learn how to effectively:

  • Apply Work, Health and Safety (WHS)/Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) requirements, including identifying hazards and controlling risks
  • Comply with legislation, industry standards, codes of practice and regulations
  • Follow facility emergency procedures and direction of emergency control organisation members and/or attending emergency services
  • Identify and evacuate occupants who may require assistance
  • Maintain own safety and the safety of others in emergency situations
  • Participate in emergency response exercises including briefings, debriefings, simulations, reviews and desk top drills

Provider of Training and Assessment

This course “Training and assessment delivered on behalf of Allens Training RTO 90909” by Safe Act Pty Ltd
Allens Training

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.

  • PUAFER004 Respond to facility emergencies

Fire evacuation training

To view full unit details please visit and is recommended this unit be renewed every 24 months in line with industry standards.

We run our classes at the Safe Act Pty Ltd, 54 Cessnock Rd, Weston NSW 2326 or in the workplace

Course Duration (face to face)
• Face to Face – 3 hours (minimum) – full face to face course
• Refresher training – 3 hours (minimum) – full face to face course

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

    • $90 per person
    • Group Booking up to 10 students $800.00
    • Group Booking 20 students $1400
  • 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.

Assessment Requirements
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.

Entry Requirements

Assessment Activities

Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:

  • Performance tasks – The assessor must observe the following performance tasks:
    • Prepare for an emergency situation
    • Respond and follow instructions for a fire emergency
  • Theory assessment –   A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions. Model responses are provided later in this document. The student must complete all assessment questions.

Course Content

  • Prepare for emergency situations
  • Report emergencies and potential emergencies
  • Respond to emergency warnings and advice
  • Evacuate from the work area

Topics Include

  • Identifying and locating of workplace emergency procedures
  • Using and following workplace emergency procedures
  • Identifying and locating of emergency resources in the workplace
  • Emergency response procedures
  • Emergencies and potential emergencies are identified
  • Alerting people
  • Emergency warnings and instructions
  • Evacuations
  • Preparing of work area
  • Area of danger is evacuated
  • Identifying people who may require assistance
  • Following of Emergency Service Personnel instructions
  • Alternative pathways
  • Communication systems

Please note that Safe Act supplies all equipment necessary for you to undertake your training.

Safe Act for fire evacuation training, always recommend and encourage you to bring along your own equipment. Student’s must wear appropriate clothing that will get dirty and enclosed footwear is essential. Please note that the practical session can be viewed as physically challenging, therefore participants should be reasonably fit and capable of conducting an evacuation and providing assistance to those in need.

Safe Act, as well can provide tailored on-site workplace training.

Call us NOW! +61 2 49361190 for available dates for fire and emergency courses.

    This course “Training and assessment delivered on behalf of Allens Training RTO 90909” by Safe Act Pty Ltd