Operate Pumps Perth
Learn the skills to operate pumps at an incident.
This course is designed to provide the skills and knowledge required to operate a portable pump and/or appliance mounted pump at an incident. Typically, this work requires the
application of basic principles hydraulics and involves working as a member of a team under limited supervision. This course does not meet the Fire Sector Qualification
Note: ERGT are not delivering this course to individuals within the fire sector, prerequisite units for fire sector are not obtained prior to the issuance of this unit to individuals, this unit should not contribute to the attainment of a fire qualification.
Structure and Assessment
This course is delivered through classroom presentations, group discussion and practical demonstrations and exercises. Trainees will demonstrate their competence through written and practical assessment.
The Elements of Competency listed below describe the essential outcomes aligned to the industry performance expectations.
- Prepare pump to deliver water
- Operate pump
- Conclude pump operations
Authority / Regulator
The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) is the national regulator for Nationally Recognised Training delivered by Australia’s vocational education and training sector.
ERGT Required Skills and Knowledge
For ERGT to deliver the training and assessment in the timeframe specified for this course, trainees are required to come to the course with a specific range of skills and knowledge.
Evidence of the following prior skills and knowledge must be provided to ERGT for verification prior to course commencement:
- RIIERR201E Conduct fire team operations or equivalent
A health questionnaire and declaration of fitness will be required at course registration. Please contact ERGT for any concerns regarding completion of practical training and assessment requirements and to discuss options for reasonable adjustments.
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