PUA Emergency Management

Project scope

 

This project is responding to identified gaps in the skills capability to build Australia’s disaster resilience. This includes the skills and knowledge to evaluate natural disasters impacts, manage emergency management centres, conduct emergency evacuations, as well as human factors in response and recovery activities.

 

Four new Units of Competency will be developed to address human factors during response and recovery activities, community evacuations and evacuation centre management.

 

VIEW CASE FOR CHANGE

 

The Public Safety Industry Reference Committee (IRC) will have oversight of this project, which will be facilitated by Australian Industry Standards (AIS) in consultation with industry stakeholders. AIS is working with subject matter experts in the development of Training Package materials.

 

Timeline

 

The Case for Endorsement and draft materials are due to be submitted by 31 August, 2022.

 

Deliverables

 

 

PROJECT COMMENCEMENT

 

13 OCTOBER 2021

 

Work on this project has commenced.

 

Subject matter experts will be engaged to provide technical input into the Training Package development work.

Consultation

19 MAY 2022

DRAFT MATERIAL

 

On behalf of the Public Safety Industry Reference Committee, its TAC has drafted training package materials for this project and is requesting stakeholder feedback.

 

This project is addressing the skills requirements for the management of emergency response to help build Australia’s disaster resilience.

 

Four new Units of Competency have been developed, covering the skills and knowledge to evaluate natural disasters impacts, manage emergency management centres, conduct emergency evacuations, as well as human factors in response and recovery activities.

 

These units have been included as electives in the Advanced Diploma of Public Safety (Emergency Management).

 

To view the drafts, click below:

Qualification

Units of Competency

Mapping Attachments Document

 

Please submit your feedback by close of business Thursday, 16 June 2022.

Submit your feedback

 

Feedback will be collated and discussed at the next TAC meeting.

Quality Assurance

 

Validation

 

Endorsement

 

Approval

 

 

Submission

 

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Anna Jerrems

Industry Skills Specialist - Maritime

 

 

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 0459 031 101