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Manage the deployment of BA wearers

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Foundation element Learning outcome

Managing the deployment of BA wearers

Understand:

  • The responsibilities of the incident commander for all incidents involving the use of BA
  • The selection of the following roles for BA teams:
    • Firefighting
    • Hose management
    • Search and rescue
  • The responsibilities of the incident commander for the rapid/initial deployment of BA wearers
  • The responsibilities of the incident commander for re-entry of BA wearers
  • The responsibilities of the incident commander for single BA wearer deployment
  • The responsibilities of the incident commander for the deployment of search and rescue BA teams
  • The responsibilities of the incident commander for the deployment of BA guideline teams
  • The responsibilities of the incident commander for the deployment of BA wearers using airline equipment

Practical application

Foundation element Learning outcome

Manage the deployment of BA wearers

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Perform the responsibilities of the incident commander for incidents involving the use of BA
  • Select the appropriate roles for BA teams following scene assessment:
    • Firefighting
    • Hose management
    • Search and rescue
  • Perform the responsibilities of the incident commander for the rapid/initial deployment of BA wearers
  • Perform the responsibilities of the incident commander for single BA wearer deployment
  • Perform the responsibilities of the incident commander for re-entry of BA wearers
  • Perform the responsibilities of the incident commander for the deployment of search and rescue BA teams
  • Perform the responsibilities of the incident commander for the deployment of BA guideline teams
  • Perform the responsibilities of the incident commander for the deployment of BA wearers using airline equipment