Coordinate emergency response

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 SRXEMR002A, 'Coordinate emergency response'.
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

Elements and Performance Criteria


Performance Criteria


Coordinate response to emergency reports or signals


Identify and action emergency reports and signals


Attend, where appropriate, emergency stations and operate according to procedures


Assess emergency situations and report details according to procedures


Coordinate emergency response actions according to procedure


Anticipate the behaviour and characteristics of typical emergencies


Conduct an examination of the situation


Establish emergency action plan based on current situation and possible development


Prioritise needs promptly and accurately


Coordinate and apply operating instructions


Implement organisational emergency procedures and policies


Apply occupational health and safety requirements and safe working practices


Coordinate the rescue procedure


Determine and coordinate the safe use of emergency equipment


Supervise equipment selection to match the type of emergency


Supervise selection of rescue technique to ensure safety and effectiveness


Improvise where necessary, equipment and technique


Coordinate, initiate and control evacuation


Refer situations beyond the capability of the emergency teampromptly to the appropriate authorities for assistance


Provide information and assistance to relevant authorities


Control and coordinate, if necessary, emergency evacuation to organisational procedures or directions from relevant authorities


Arrange and coordinate the welfare of non-evacuated persons


Coordinate operational procedures


Maintain an operational log throughout the rescue activity or complete immediately thereafter


Advise emergency team members to refer media inquiries to the nominated spokesperson

Qualifications and Skillsets

SRXEMR002A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CHC41208 - Certificate IV in Children's Services (Outside school hours care)
  • RGR40408 - Certificate IV in Racing (Greyhound Trainer)
  • RGR40708 - Certificate IV in Racing Services (Track Maintenance)
  • RGR40508 - Certificate IV in Racing Services (Racing Administration)
  • RGR50408 - Diploma of Racing Services (Track Management)
  • RGR50108 - Diploma of Racing (Racehorse Trainer)
  • RGR50208 - Diploma of Racing Services (Racing Administration)
  • RGR50308 - Diploma of Racing Services (Steward)