PUA Emergency Management
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.
The Case for Endorsement and draft materials are due to be submitted by 31 August, 2022.
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.
19 MAY 2022
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:
Please submit your feedback by close of business Thursday, 16 June 2022.
Feedback will be collated and discussed at the next TAC meeting.
Industry Skills Specialist - Maritime