Statement of Attainment

These units of competency from the PUA12 Public Safety Training Package, the HLT07 Health Training Package and the SRO03 Outdoor Recreation Training Package meet the industry requirements to commence working as an alpine land search team member within the SES.


Readers should ensure that they have also read the part of the Training Package that outlines licensing and regulatory requirements.


Those who will be a member of an alpine land search team during winter operations.


The Alpine Search and Survival Operations consists of:

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Apply first aid

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Protect and preserve incident scene

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Operate communications systems and equipment

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Undertake land search rescue

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Apply snowcraft skills when performing search operations

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Work in a team

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Navigate in uncontrolled environments

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Use and maintain a temporary or overnight site


These units may contribute to a number of qualifications from the PUA12 Public Safety Training Package including those at AQF Certificate III and above.