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Control measure
Make a safe and controlled approach to the incident

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Make a safe and controlled approach to the incident

Understand:

  • The considerations for safe and effective access to transport incidents
  • The hazards associated with approaching incidents involving transport systems
  • When rendezvous points (RVPs) or strategic holding areas may be required
  • The legislation relating to displaying appropriate warning beacons at incidents
  • The equipment used to display appropriate warning beacons
  • How to interpret location markers for different incident types

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Make a safe and controlled approach to the incident

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify suitable access routes and RVPs using SSRI
  • Communicate incident access point(s) and RVP information to other emergency responders