RESPOND ISF - Respond to Isolated Structure Fire

Training Plan

This cluster of units involves the skills and knowledge required to respond to an isolated structure fire or urban fire when working as a member of a team under direct supervision. It includes proceeding to a fire, preparing extinguishing media and or equipment for use, entering a structure, conducting search and rescues, combatting fires, defensive external structural firefighting i.e. how to attack a fire from outside a structure and protect exposures.


The course will be conducted over 2 days.

Entry Requirements

The prerequisites for this cluster of units are:
-PUAFIR210 Prevent injury
-PUAFIR207 Operate breathing apparatus open circuit

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
PUAFIR203B Respond to urban fire
PUAFIR218 Respond to isolated structure fire

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