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Control measure
Manage pressurised air systems

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Manage pressurised air systems

Understand:

  • How pneumatic systems may impact the stability of a craft or vehicle
  • The hazards posed by pneumatic systems on crafts/vehicles
  • How to identify mechanical interlocks and safety systems on crafts/vehicles
  • How mechanical interlocks and built in safety systems can be used to assist scene safety

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Manage pressurised air systems

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify pressurised air systems and assess their integrity
  • Gather information regarding the operation and isolation of pressurised air systems
  • Communicate the hazards of pressurised air systems to relevant people
  • Establish appropriate cordons where there is risk relating to pressurised air systems