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Control measure

Cordon control: Boil-over

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Cordon controls to protect from boil-overs

Understand:

  • The considerations when establishing cordons, exclusion zones and evacuation of the public

Refer to – Cordon controls: Hazardous materials

Refer to – Establish appropriate cordon controls – Incident command training specification

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Cordon controls to protect from boil-overs

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Establish safe control and effective management of resources and the public
  • Confirm and continually monitor the risk for boil-over or slop-over
  • Identify, implement and communicate safe and effective cordons and protection zones