Skip to main content

Control measure
Apply situational awareness: Utilities and fuel

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Develop and apply situational awareness at utilities and fuel incidents

Understand:

  • Sources of information at a utilities and fuel incident
  • Methods of gathering information at a utilities and fuel incident
  • The use of information to determine the likely development of a situation involving utilities and fuel
  • How utilities and fuel should be controlled, relative to the situation
  • The consequences of ineffective control of utilities and fuel
  • How effective joint working is critical to safety on the incident ground

Refer to – Situational awareness – Incident command training specification

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Develop and apply situational awareness at utilities and fuel incidents

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Gather utilities and fuel information from various sources
  • Identify the status of utility and fuel supplies and isolation points
  • Use information to determine the likely development of a situation involving utilities and fuel
  • Communicate utility and fuel information to personnel

Refer to – Situational awareness – Incident command training specification