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Certificate IV in Public Safety (Community Safety)

National Course Code: PUA41112

TAFE NSW Course Number: PUA41112-01V02

Nominal Hours: 690

Full Fee: $4,850

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  • Nationally Recognised Training

This course has been designed to provide knowledge and skills for Emergency
Service Workers to implement community safety programs and activities within
their area of responsibility.


PUA41112-01V02 - Study Pathway 2018

PUA41112-01V02 - Course Pre-requisites

Students are required to complete 12 units (4 core or compulsory units, and 8 electives) to attain the qualification and provide evidence of completion of the pre-requisite units. Please refer to the study pathway for more information. The course has been customised to meet the needs of fire safety practitioners. However, other electives may be available for enrolment.

To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

PUACOM005B Foster a positive organisational image in the community
PUAFIR507B Inspect building fire safety systems
PUACOM007B Liaise with other organisations
PUAFIR509B Implement prevention strategies
PUACOM003B Manage information
PUAFIR405B Collect, analyse and provide regulatory information
PUAEMR008B Contribute to an emergency risk management process
PUAFIR510B Inspect for legislative compliance
PUAFIR403B Assess building plans
PUALAW003B Give evidence in a judicial or quasi-judicial setting
PUAFIR404B Inspect dangerous goods facilities
PUAMAN005B Manage projects

The above list includes units being offered at OTEN. If licensing in another state other than NSW is required, please check requirements with the relevant state.

You don't need to study what you already know! The skills, knowledge and experience you have gained from your previous learning, work experience and life in general may be taken into account.

To apply for recognition in one or more units you must clearly show that you have the equivalent and relevant skills, knowledge and experience of the unit or group of units.

For Credit transfer where you have completed previous studies either with TAFE NSW or with another tertiary provider complete the Enrolment Adjustment - Credit - Previous Studies form, and include any required evidence.

For Recognition of Prior Learning, attach your evidence to a completed Enrolment Adjustment – Credit – Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) form and submit for assessment.

Send your applications to:

Email: oten.recognitionhelp@tafensw.edu.au

Post: OTEN Recognition, 51 Wentworth Road, Strathfield NSW 2135

Keep a copy of all completed forms for your records.

To find out more about Credit and to help you with your application read the Credit e-Kit for Students.

Need more help? Contact the Recognition Help Desk

Students may need access to fire agency policies, organisational procedures and operational guidelines.
TAFE Digital provides learning materials for many of the units, however students may need to purchase additional materials to complete the course.
Students are required to complete 12 units (4 core or compulsory units, and 8 electives) to attain the qualification. Students may only choose 8 electives. Please refer to the study pathway for information.

Course cost: $4,850

There are no subsidies for this course, it is offered for enrolment under a fee-for-service. There are no concessions, exemptions or scholarships available. Payment by instalments is available.

Please ensure you also read and understand the associated fee policies and conditions related to withdrawal from a course, applying for a refund of fees and if you are behind in payment of instalments.

To apply for this course please click on the Apply Now. To apply by phone please call 131 601.

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