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Control measure

Separate oxidising materials from fuel sources

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Separate oxidising materials from fuel sources

Understand:

  • How organic and inorganic oxidisers support combustion
  • Safe and effective methods of separating oxidising materials from fuel sources
  • The use of specialist advice to interpret physical properties of oxidising materials and fuel sources
  • The considerations if water is used to cool, dissolve or extinguish combustible materials

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Separate oxidising materials from fuel sources

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Apply safe and effective methods of separating oxidising materials from fuel sources
  • Use specialist advice to interpret physical properties of oxidising materials and fuel sources
  • Prepare contingency arrangements should containment be compromised