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Control measure

Assess stability

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Assess stability

Understand:

  • How to assess the stability of a craft or vehicle
  • How insecure loads and affected infrastructure affect stability
  • How operational activity affects stability of a craft and vehicle
  • How damage to vehicles and craft will affect their stability
  • The cordons required when working near unstable vehicles or craft

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Assess stability

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify and assess the stability of craft or vehicles and affected infrastructure
  • Establish appropriate cordons considering how an unstable vehicle may move
  • Communicate hazard and risk information to emergency responders