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Control measure
Access animal in transit

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Access animal in transit for rescue

Understand:

  • The requirement of permission to access a vehicle, from the registered keeper when appropriate
  • The techniques and equipment that may be used to gain access to an animal within a vehicle
  • The procedures for performing rescue of animals from vehicles
  • Hazards and risk in the transport environment

Refer to – Performing rescues training specification and Transport training specification

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Access animal in transit for rescue

Demonstrate the ability to:

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

Refer to – Performing rescues training specification and Transport training specification