Manage injuries at emergency incident

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver PUAEME002C, 'Manage injuries at emergency incident'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Assess scene

1.1 Initial assessment is made of extent and nature of emergency care required

1.2 Hazards to self and others are identified and appropriate action taken to safeguard against injury

1.3 Identify and communicate additional or specific resource requirements

2. Assess casualty

2.1 Identified injuries are managed in line with approved emergency care

2.2 Treatment is monitored, assessed and management plan amended appropriately in response to changes in condition of the casualty and/or environment

2.3 Additional or specific resources are identified

3. Implement emergency management procedures

3.1 Immediate life saving treatment is administered as determined

3.2 Signs and symptoms of shock are recognised and managed

3.3 Vital signs are monitored and recorded at regular intervals

3.4 Equipment is used according to casualty's condition, availability and to organisation's procedures

4. Move the casualty

4.1 Moving casualty to a safer location is assessed

4.2 Casualty is moved in accordance with operational standards

4.3 Continual assessment of casualty is conducted in accordance with organisation's procedures

4.4 Treatment is maintained while moving patient

5. Complete documentation

5.1 Details of casualties' condition, treatment and response to treatment are accurately recorded in line with organisation's procedures

5.2 Hand over of the casualty and records to medical personnel is conducted

Qualifications and Skillsets

PUAEME002C appears in the following qualifications:

  • PUA30701 - Certificate III in Public Safety (Firefighting Operations)
  • PUA30601 - Certificate III in Public Safety (Firefighting and Emergency Operations)
  • PUA31404 - Certificate III in Public Safety (Community Safety)