This Nationally Accredited course is designed for persons who may be required to assist in emergency response and rescue procedures in the workplace. NO CITB FUNDING AVAILABLE - Group Bookings Only - Call 1300 886 477


This Nationally Accredited, on-demand, course is designed for persons who may be required to assist in emergency response and rescue procedures in
the workplace. 

The course is tailored to your needs and may cover 1-3 days, including a broad range of potential emergency situations including how to correctly assess & control hazards and implement safe work procedures in a rescue situation assessed against a variety of pre-existing core competencies including Confined Spaces, Working At Height, Contaminated Atmospheres.

Successful attendees will be assessed as competent to assess the rescue scene, work in a team to safely extricate casualties and identify equipment maintenance requirements.

Depending on the required scenarios, participants are expected to already hold and be current in core subjects.

Assessment Requirements

This course is assessed by a series of written and practical components, including inspection, fault finding and troubleshooting of equipment, risk assessment, preparation of and safe execution of rescue responses as a team.

LLN Requirements

This course has been mapped between level 2 and 3 of the Australian Core Skills Framework. It is recommended that participants provide evidence of their Foundation Skill Level prior to the commencement of the course.

  • Note: All participants must be able to communicate effectively in English and must be able to complete all required documentation including Entry permits, risk assessments etc 
  • You can assess your Foundation Skill level - Click Here. Please contact us on 1300 886 477 to discuss this further.

You will need to provide a USI (Unique Student Identified) for us to issue your Statement of Attainment

If you do not have one, you can apply free here.

Physical Requirements

This course features considerable physical activity and may require hanging in a safety harness and entry to dark spaces which some learners may find claustrophobic.


Statement of Attainment in PUASAR022 Participate In A Rescue Operation


HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

Note: may also require core competencies in:

  • Enter Confined Space
  • Work Safely At Height
  • Operate Breathing Apparatus
  • Gas Test Atmospheres


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