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Control measure

Recycling

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Recycling

Understand:

  • The effects of recycling fire water run-off
  • That materials within concentrated fire water run-off may preclude its use as an extinguishing agent
  • The need to seek advice when disposing of recycled fire water run-off
  • The health risks associated with fire water run-off

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Recycling fire water run-off

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Use appropriate equipment when recycling fire water run-off
  • Apply appropriate techniques for recycling fire water run-off
  • Use appropriate control measures to mitigate the effects of fire water run-off
  • Apply an appropriate process for disposal of concentrated fire water run-off