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Fire, Security, and Emergency Response - Annual Refresher

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What you'll learn

  • Comply with Australian Standards for emergency planning.
  • Prepare for foreseeable emergencies effectively.
  • Minimise safety risks in fire emergencies.
  • Identify and use workplace equipment confidently.
  • Understand automated fire systems and equipment.
  • Follow site emergency and evacuation plans.
  • Respond to various emergencies using a guide.
  • Communicate and evacuate as per standards.

Why choose this course?

Health and Aged Care Facility owners and managers have a crucial responsibility to ensure that their facilities are fully compliant with safety and emergency planning regulations to guarantee a high level of safety for staff, residents, and visitors. This includes not only fire safety but also preparedness for a range of other emergencies such as medical emergencies, bomb threats, infrastructure failures, and other internal crises.

This course is recommended for all workers providing support services and those with Emergency Control Team obligations within an office environment.

The course complies with Australian Standards AS 3745 - 2010 Planning for Emergencies in Facilities and AS 4083 - 2010 Planning for Emergencies - Health Care Facilities.

What does the course cover?

This course covers the requirements under WHS Regulation 2011 and includes:

  • Be prepared for any foreseeable emergencies.
  • Minimise any adverse impact on the safety or health of people and their environment in a fire emergency.
  • Learn how to identify and use equipment within your workplace.
  • Familiarisation with automated fire systems and equipment
  • Site emergency and evacuation plans
  • Explore what to do in the event of other emergencies using a colour coded Emergency Response Guide.
  • Evacuation and communications of emergencies in line with AS 3745 - 2010 'Planning for emergencies in facilities' and AS 4083 - 2010 'Planning for emergencies - Health care facilities.'
  • Fire extinguishers choice and use.

This course is essential for:

  • Direct Support Workers and other staff who work in group homes, residential facilities, supported employment, and day programs.


15 - 60 minutes

Refresher schedule

Every 12 months

100% online course
Interactive activities
Voice over
Video and/or animation
Certificate of completion
Aligned to NDIS Practice Standards
Annual refresher training (including pre-topic assessments)

Training 25 or more people?
We have flexible learning options, on our LMS or yours. Contact us to discuss hosting options, cost effective licences and additional discounts for your organisation.

Price: $49.50 Inc. GST
Buy 2 or more seats for $47.85 each inc. GST
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