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Control measure
Access animal in a structure

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Access animal in a structure for rescue

Understand:

  • Access arrangements and indemnity provision for buildings
  • The techniques and equipment that may be used to access an animal within a structure
  • The procedures for working within a structure
  • Additional hazards when working within a structure

Refer to – All structure sections - Subsurface, height, structure and confined spaces training specification

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Access animal in a structure for rescue

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Obtain permission to enter or manipulate a structure for animal rescue where appropriate
  • Establish safe systems of work and control measures to access animals in a structure
  • Use appropriate equipment and techniques to enter and remove an animal from a structure

Refer to – All structure sections - Subsurface, height, structure and confined spaces training specification