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Control measure

Identify appropriate access and egress points

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Identify appropriate access and egress points

Understand:  

  • The factors to be taken into account when establishing appropriate access and egress to buildings that may partially or structurally collapse 
  • How protected zones may be used to maintain access and egress

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Identify appropriate access and egress points

Demonstrate the ability to:  

  • Identify and communicate appropriate access and egress routes when it has been identified that a partial or structural collapse of a building may occur
  • Identify and communicate protected zones within a building 
  • Identify and communicate access and egress routes considering safety and travel distances 
  • Identify and communicate routes for tactical withdrawal or evacuation