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Control measure

Carry out civil protection duties relating to legislation and national guidance

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Civil protection duties relating to legislation and national guidance

Understand the legal responsibilities and duties relating to civil protection:

  • Fire and rescue service legislation
  • Civil Contingencies Act 2004
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Emergency response and recovery

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Carry out civil protection duties relating to legislation and national guidance

  • The operational implementation of civil protection duties in accordance with legislation and national guidance:
    • Risk assessment
    • Business continuity management (BCM)
    • Emergency planning
    • Maintaining public awareness and arrangements to warn, inform and advise the public
    • Co-operation
    • Information sharing