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Control measure
Isolate utility or fuel supply to the premises

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Isolate utility or fuel supply to the premises

Understand:

  • The considerations prior to isolating utility or fuel supply to the premises
  • The location of utility and fuel isolation points
  • The various levels of isolation that can be implemented with assistance from on-site staff
  • Methods of:
    • Gas isolation
    • Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) isolation
    • Electricity isolation
    • Fuel oil
    • Water isolation
  • Sewerage systems and isolation
  • The consequences and impact of isolating utility and fuel supplies

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Isolate utility or fuel supply to the premises

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify and isolate utility and fuel supply
  • Ensure utility and fuel isolation points are secured from reconnection
  • Assess the consequences of isolating utility and fuel supply to the premises
  • Record/log the decision to isolate utility and fuel supplies
  • Communicate status of utilities and fuel to relevant people