Domain - Workplace Emergency Risk Management

Domain - Workplace Emergency Risk Management

Search Standards

All unit standards registered on the Directory of Assessment Standards may be accessed here. 

TOP > Community and Social Services > Community and Workplace Fire and Emergency Management > Workplace Emergency Risk Management

Qualifications Domain-full

No qualifications currently registered at this level. Also check fields and sub-fields.

Assessment Standards

Hide education organisations, CMR & purpose  »

Level 2

Take preventative measures against emergencies in the workplace

Word  PDF

Version 5

16798 Unit Standard 3 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is for, but not restricted to, people in the workplace who have responsibility for ensuring the safety of others through applying preventative measures against the possibility of an emergency occurring. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . identify potential workplace emergency hazards and risks, and take corrective action; and . record and report hazards and risks that may cause an emergency or hinder an emergency response.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 39 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge of the Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS)
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

17279 Unit Standard 2 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is for people whose role requires a basic understanding of the CIMS framework. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: . roles and principles in CIMS; and . functions, structure, and terms used in the CIMS framework.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Level 3

Demonstrate basic knowledge of New Zealand's Coordinated Incident Management System

Word  PDF

Version 1

32158 Unit Standard 2 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Level 4

Organise and conduct a monitored building evacuation
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

14558 Unit Standard 2 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of evacuation requirements; organise a monitored evacuation; and conduct a monitored evacuation.

Standard-setting body:

Fire and Rescue Services Industry Training Organisation The Skills Organisation

Conduct non-technical workplace audits on emergency equipment and systems

Word  PDF

Version 5

16804 Unit Standard 4 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is for people in the workplace who are responsible for the operation of emergency equipment and systems through inspection and compliance audits. They may hold the position of Workplace Fire and Emergency Manager or a similar management position. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . conduct audits of workplace emergency equipment and systems to systematically identify compliance; and . report and record on audits of emergency equipment and systems.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 39 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Manage workplace emergency prevention processes

Word  PDF

Version 5

16805 Unit Standard 4 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for people in the workplace who have the role of Workplace Fire and Emergency Manager or a similar management position. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . inspect and report on emergency prevention processes; and . manage the performance of fixed fire and emergency protection equipment and installations.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 39 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Coordinate workplace emergency protection activities

Word  PDF

Version 5

16809 Unit Standard 4 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is for people in the workplace who are required to coordinate the repair and maintenance of emergency protection systems on a planned and as required basis. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . plan protection activities of workplace emergency protection systems; . conduct remedial inspections of workplace emergency protection systems; and . communicate workplace emergency protection system disruptions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 39 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Analyse the fundamentals of human behaviour in fire conditions

Word  PDF

Version 4

16945 Unit Standard 7 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: . determine fire cue identifications; . analyse the range of probable human responses to fire cues; and . describe the actions of self-preservation and social interaction in life threatening situations and situations of critical stress.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 39 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Apply the coordinated incident management system at incidents as a team member
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2

17280 Unit Standard 6 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: apply the inter-related functions of incident management to the model of coordinated incident management; conduct the operations function by applying incident action planning strategies; conduct incident planning and intelligence activities; conduct incident logistics activities; and apply measures to control the movement of people and vehicles at incidents.

Standard-setting body:

Fire and Rescue Services Industry Training Organisation The Skills Organisation

Describe the roles and functions of a CIMS Incident Management Team (IMT) at an incident
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standards 29553 and 29554.

22445 Unit Standard 4 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to describe: the interrelated functions of the coordinated incident management system (CIMS) model; the incident controller''s responsibilities at an incident; and the role and function of the operations manager, the planning/intelligence manager, and the logistics manager at an incident.

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate operational knowledge of New Zealand's Coordinated Incident Management System functions and structure

Word  PDF

Version 2

29553 Unit Standard 2 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is for people whose role requires an operational knowledge of the Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS) framework. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . demonstrate knowledge of the interrelated functions of the CIMS model in an incident; . demonstrate knowledge of Control function responsibilities in an incident; . describe other Incident Management Team (IMT) function manager roles in an incident; and . demonstrate knowledge of the Action Plan process in an incident.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Apply operational knowledge of New Zealand's Coordinated Incident Management System

Word  PDF

Version 2

29554 Unit Standard 3 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is for people whose role requires or may require some degree of coordination or leadership within a CIMS (Coordinated Incident Management System) framework in an incident. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . gain and convey situational awareness in an incident; . produce and update an Action Plan in an incident; and . demonstrate appropriate communication skills in an incident.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge of the Planning function within the Coordinated Incident Management System

Word  PDF

Version 1 This unit standard, unit standard 32160, unit standard 32161, and unit standard 32162 replaced unit standard 22446.

32159 Unit Standard 2 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for individuals operating as a Planning function team member within New Zealand''s Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS). People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the Planning function within the CIMS.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge of the Intelligence function within the Coordinated Incident Management System

Word  PDF

Version 1 This unit standard, unit standard 32159, unit standard 32160, and unit standard 32162 replaced unit standard 22446.

32161 Unit Standard 2 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for individuals operating as an Intelligence function team member within New Zealand''s Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS). People credited with this unit standard are able to: - demonstrate knowledge of the Intelligence function within the CIMS; - demonstrate knowledge of the Intelligence Cycle within the CIMS.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge of the Operations function within the Coordinated Incident Management System

Word  PDF

Version 1 This unit standard and unit standard 32164 replaced unit standard 22447.

32163 Unit Standard 2 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for individuals operating as an Operations function team member within New Zealand''s Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS). People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the Operations function within the CIMS.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge of the Logistics function within the Coordinated Incident Management System

Word  PDF

Version 1 This unit standard and unit standard 32166 replaced unit standard 22448.

32165 Unit Standard 2 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for individuals operating as a Logistics function team member within New Zealand''s Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS). People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the Logistics function within the CIMS.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Level 5

Perform the planning/intelligence function in an Incident Management Team (IMT)
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

Word  PDF

Version 3 This unit standard was replaced by unit standard 32159, unit standard 32160, unit standard 32161, and unit standard 32162.

22446 Unit Standard 10 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan the intelligence response and prepare an initial situation report for an incident; implement incident action planning process at an incident; maintain an incident action plan (IAP); manage the planning/intelligence units in response to the incident requirements; and develop and implement the demobilisation plan for the conclusion of an incident.

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Perform the operations management function in an Incident Management Team (IMT)
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

Word  PDF

Version 3 This unit standard was replaced by unit standard 32163 and unit standard 32164.

22447 Unit Standard 10 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan the operations tactical response for an incident; communicate objectives and allocate tasks in accordance with the incident action plan (IAP); manage and supervise operations at an incident; and manage post-response activities.

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Perform the logistics function in an Incident Management Team (IMT)
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

Word  PDF

Version 3 This unit standard was replaced by unit standard 32165 and unit standard 32166.

22448 Unit Standard 10 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan the logistics response for an incident; manage logistics resource requirements and tasks at an incident; manage the logistics support units activated for the incident response; maintain the logistics support units of an IMT; and manage demobilisation of the logistics support units and conclude logistics coordination activities.

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Apply knowledge of the planning process to a Coordinated Incident Management System response

Word  PDF

Version 1 This unit standard, unit standard 32159, unit standard 32161, and unit standard 32162 replaced unit standard 22446.

32160 Unit Standard 6 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for individuals operating as a Planning function team member within New Zealand''s Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS). People credited with this unit standard are able to: - demonstrate knowledge of situational awareness for the planning process for a CIMS response; - demonstrate and apply knowledge of Steps 2-5 of the planning process for a CIMS response; and - demonstrate knowledge of demobilisation and/or transition to recovery in relation to the planning process for a CIMS response.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the Intelligence function to a Coordinated Incident Management System response

Word  PDF

Version 1 This unit standard, unit standard 32159, unit standard 32160, and unit standard 32161 replaced unit standard 22446.

32162 Unit Standard 5 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for individuals operating as an Intelligence function team member within New Zealand''s Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS). People credited with this unit standard are able to: . demonstrate and apply knowledge of the Collection phase of the Intelligence Cycle; - demonstrate and apply knowledge of the Analysis phase of the Intelligence Cycle; - demonstrate and apply knowledge of the Dissemination and Production phase of the Intelligence Cycle; and - demonstrate and apply knowledge of the demobilisation and/or transition to recovery in relation to the Intelligence function.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Apply knowledge of the Operations function to contribute to a Coordinated Incident Management System response

Word  PDF

Version 1 This unit standard and unit standard 32163 replaced unit standard 22447.

32164 Unit Standard 5 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for individuals operating as an Operations function team member within New Zealand''s Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS). People credited with this unit standard are able to: - contribute to situational awareness as part of the Operations function for a CIMS response; - contribute to the planning process as part of the Operations function; - demonstrate knowledge of, and contribute to, the execution and monitoring of the Action Plan progress; - demonstrate knowledge of how Operations supports demobilisation and/or transition to recovery.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Apply knowledge of the Logistics function to contribute to a Coordinated Incident Management System response

Word  PDF

Version 1 This unit standard and unit standard 32165 replaced unit standard 22448.

32166 Unit Standard 5 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for individuals operating as a Logistics function team member within New Zealand''s Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS). People credited with this unit standard are able to: - contribute to situational awareness as part of the Logistics function for a CIMS response; - contribute to the planning process as part of the Logistics function; . demonstrate knowledge of, and provide Logistics support to, an incident response; and . demonstrate knowledge of how Logistics supports demobilisation and/or transition to recovery.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 121 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toitu te Waiora Community, Health, Education and Social Services Workforce Development Council The Skills Organisation

Level 6

Develop a Workplace Emergency Management Plan

Word  PDF

Version 5

16810 Unit Standard 10 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: . develop the purpose, strategies, and goals for organisational workplace emergency management planning; . establish workplace emergency management planning focus group(s) and enlist specialist advice; . establish critical success factors and identify risks in workplace emergency management planning; . write a Workplace Emergency Management Plan; and . present the Workplace Emergency Management Plan for organisational approval and manage its integration with policy and planning.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 39 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Develop and deliver applied training to workplace emergency response teams
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

16811 Unit Standard 10 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: develop an annual emergency response team training plan to meet organisational emergency preparedness objectives; develop emergency management team training objectives; plan workplace emergency response training exercises; deliver organisational emergency management training; and evaluate training programme performance.

Standard-setting body:

Fire and Rescue Services Industry Training Organisation The Skills Organisation

Control multi-agency emergency incidents as a lead agency incident controller
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2

17281 Unit Standard 15 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: establish control functions at multi-agency incidents as the incident controller; establish command to manage the multi-agency incident; develop measures to provide for the safety of response teams, support personnel, and the public at the incident; and establish liaison activities at multi-agency incidents.

Standard-setting body:

Fire and Rescue Services Industry Training Organisation The Skills Organisation

Manage an Incident Management Team (IMT) response

Word  PDF

Version 3

22449 Unit Standard 15 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

People credited with this unit standard are able to: . conduct an assessment of the incident; . establish an IMT and control systems in response to the nature of the incident; . initiate and approve an incident action plan (IAP); . manage an IMT; and . manage post-incident activities.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 39 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Control and coordinate a multi-incident response

Word  PDF

Version 3

22450 Unit Standard 15 Credits

View Education Organisations with Consent to Assess  »

This unit standard is intended for response coordinators and statutorily designated controllers in the context of key emergency legislation. Both positions are responsible for coordinating the activities of two or more incidents and/or in situations where there is potential for two or more incidents. People credited with this unit standard are able to: . analyse the multi-incident situation; . identify, evaluate, and select coordinated strategies in response to the incidents; . establish and maintain coordination measures; and . manage post-incident operational response coordination activities.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 39 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

The Skills Organisation

Data as at 27 November 2021