Emergency Warden

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to implement workplace emergency response procedures in the role of Emergency Warden.

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Who should attend?

Individuals who may be required to act as the Emergency Warden as part of their duties, or those wishing to acquire new skills.

What you will learn
  • Identification of emergency signals and warnings
  • How to alert and report potential workplace emergencies
  • Evaluating the need to evacuate a work area
  • Operation roles within the workplace
  • Preparing for an evacuation
  • Arrangements for people who require assistance
  • Accounting for others
  • Evaluation of the event
Credential issued

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the following unit:

  • PUAFER005 Operate as part of an emergency control organisation
Course delivery

This course is delivered through classroom-based training, desktop scenarios and practical exercises.

Assessment includes written, oral and practical tests.


Four hours

Entry requirements
  • There are no formal pre-requisites for this course
  • This course is based on a Certificate II level qualification. You should have appropriate literacy and numeracy skills to manage course work, activities and assessments.
  • Mines Rescue recommends you be aware of the policies and procedures of your workplace before starting the course.
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