Safety course


Many work sites rely on the staff to conduct basic Emergency Response to a number of situations across the work site. This may include the first response to a fire that has occurred on site. The employees will be able to assist with the fire until more appropriate equipment and personnel arrive.

This unit of competency involves the skills and knowledge required to operate and check firefighting equipment in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions and workplace emergency procedures, including identifying and selecting the appropriate equipment, using the firefighting equipment to fight a fire, and checking that the firefighting equipment is operational.

  • Must be over 18 years of age
  • All Students must have basic English reading and writing skills to successfully complete this course. Interpreters are not allowed.
  • Students who may require additional support are encouraged to inform WA Skills Training staff prior to commencing the course.

1/2 day course

This training is delivered at the Bunbury and  Welshpool Training Centres and onsite at the clients’ workplace by arrangement.

  • Theory
  • Practical

This is a closed book assessment

On successful completion of the theory, and practical assessment; a Statement of Attainment will be issued for the unit of competency: TLIF2018-Operate fire fighting equipment

Please refer to WA Skills Training Terms and Conditions available in the Student Handbook.

Please refer to WA Skills Training Cancellation Policy available in the Student Handbook.

For more information please CLICK HERE to download the Student Handbook.