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Control measure
Manage heavy vehicle considerations

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Manage heavy vehicle considerations

Understand:

  • The term ‘heavy vehicle’
  • The additional hazards and risk associated with heavy vehicles in relation to other vehicles/crafts
  • The procedures for carrying out rescues where a heavy vehicle is involved

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Manage heavy vehicle considerations

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Recognise the additional hazards associated with heavy vehicles
  • Identify additional resources that may assist fire and rescue services
  • Adopt appropriate procedures for carrying out rescues where a heavy vehicle is involved