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Control measure
Situational awareness: Animal incidents

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Prompt call information to inform the quantity of FRS resources required

Understand:

  • Who may be able to provide information relating to animals involved in incidents
  • The specific incident information that will assist personnel en-route and in attendance at animal incidents
  • Additional information relating to the involvement of people
  • The identification markers on or with the animal that could assist responders
  • The information about animals that should be gathered from the owner
     

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Prompt call information to inform the quantity of FRS resources required

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Gather animal information from sources at the scene
  • Gather incident information from other sources

Fire control room operators should:

  • Gather animal related information from the caller and pass to responding fire and rescue personnel