Why Choose This Course?
The Emergency Lighting Skills Set is intended to provide participants with the skills and knowledge necessary to certify the correct installation and maintenance of emergency lighting systems in accordance with Australian Standards and regulatory requirements. In addition, participants will gain the knowledge and skills required to prepare a fire protection certification statement or report.
The Statement of Attainment for the Emergency Lighting Skills Set is recognised by the Queensland Building and Construction Commission as the successful completion of technical requirements for Emergency Lighting licensing certification endorsement.
Information regarding Occupational Licensing is available from Commission at www.qbcc.qld.gov.au.
The ‘certify’ licence class for Fire Occupational Licensing is generally for people who operate at a higher level than the install and maintain licence class. White card i.e. CPCCOHS1001A Work Safely in the Construction Industry is a pre-requisite requirement for entry into this qualification. Refer to the Terms and Conditions on the Participant enrolment form for more information.
Participants must have:
- At least two (2) years experience in the industry and access to a suitable workplace to undertake the research activities and work based projects
- An intermediate level of numeracy, literacy and computer skills
- Access to relevant Australian Standards, Codes, Legislation and other relevant documentation
For your convenience, the College provides relevant Standards while you are attending any Workshops. These Standards must remain on the College premises.
Standards required for the Emergency Lighting Skills Set Course are:
- AS 2293.1
- AS 2293.2
- As 2293.2
For more information on Australian Standards, please go to: www.saiglobal.com
The qualification is delivered via distance education in a self-paced mode with tutorials and workshops offered at regular intervals depending upon demand. Support is available from an industry facilitator to assist with research and assignment task.
As a guide only, you should set aside between six to twelve months to complete this course. The time frame will also be influenced by your experience and current workload.