CSR - Confined Space Rescue

Training Plan
Confined Space Rescue Apply

This course covers the competency associated with the identification, avoidance, review, and evaluation of workplace risks and hazards, maintenance of personal safety and the reporting to supervisors and team members. Participants will also gain the competency to participate in rescue operations as a member of a rescue team along with the competency to provide emergency care pending the arrival of appropriately qualified personnel. The course participants will also learn the necessary skills to undertake rescue in confined spaces. While the training for the three units is delivered concurrently, each Unit of Competency is assessed as a discrete unit. The pre-requisite unit is assessed sequentially.


The course will be conducted over 2 days

Entry Requirements

Pre-requisite PUAFIR207B Operate breathing apparatus open circuit
Pre-requisite PUAFIR215 Prevent injury
Pre-requisite HLTFA211A Provide basic emergency life support or PUAEME001B Provide emergency care, certificate copies required

Qualification Requirements

Each successful participant will be issued a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment for PUASAR025A Undertake confined space rescue
PUASAR022A Participate in rescue operations
PUAFIR316 Identify, detect and monitor hazardous materials at an incident

Assessment Requirements

The course will be based on theoretical sessions, written assessment, equipment demonstrations and practical exercises.

Delivery Mode

Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced Emergency Services instructor with strong knowledge of relevant legislation and Australian Standards.

Materials or Equipment Required

Students must wear long pants, long sleeve shirts and steel cap boots.


If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training, you need a USI in order to receive your qualification or statement of attainment for this unit.

Units of Competence
PUAFIR316 Identify, detect and monitor hazardous materials at an incident
PUASAR022A Participate in a rescue operation
PUASAR025A Undertake confined space rescue

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