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Control measure
Cordon control: Animal incidents

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Cordons to control hazard zones

Understand:

  • Factors that influence the size of hazard area relating to animals
  • The use of specialist advice or assistance to determine cordon distances

Refer to – Contain or avoid animals – Operations training specification

Refer to – Establish appropriate cordon controls – Incident command training specification

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Cordons to control hazard zones

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Gather and use specialist advice or assistance to determine cordon distances
  • Apply cordon distances appropriate to the nature of the incident in the absence of a responsible person

Refer to – Contain or avoid animals – Operations training specification

Refer to – Establish appropriate cordon controls – Incident command training specification