Fire Safety Adviser Course


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Course Overview

The Fire Safety Adviser course is run over 3 days. This course will provide students with the skills and knowledge needed to assume the role and responsibilities of a Fire Safety Adviser in accordance with the Queensland Building Fire Safety Regulation 2008. 

The course will also provide students with the skills and knowledge needed to advise on appropriate emergency planning and be familiar with all aspects of building fire safety. 

This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Course Structure

To receive this qualification you must complete;


  • PUAFER001 Identify, prevent and report potential facility emergency situations

  • PUAFER002 Ensure facility emergency prevention procedures, systems and processes are implemented

  • PUAFER003 Manage and monitor facility emergency procedures, equipment and other resources

  • PUAFER004 Respond to facility emergencies

  • PUAFER005 Operate as part of an emergency control organisation

  • PUAFER006 Lead an emergency control organisation

  • PUAFER007 Manage an emergency control organisation

  • PUAFER008 Confine small emergencies in a facility

This course is run over 3 day.


No pre-requisites

RTO Entry Requirement


Students must satisfactorily complete a language, numeracy and literacy assessment prior to or on course commencement to assess capacity to meet the language, literacy and numeracy requirements of the course.

Students will also need to have the physical capacity to undertake the practical components of this course



Delivery modes include classroom lead training sessions, self paced learning activities and written assessments.


The course is facilitated by a highly experienced training team, and includes trainer presentations, small group work, independent self paced and lots of opportunity for practical hands on activities.




A range of assessment methods are used to monitor student progress and assess competence. Knowledge checks and practical skill demonstrations are used across all units, some units also require written activities to be completed.  Throughout the course trainers are available to assist and support students in their learning journey and in the completion of assessment requirements.


Employment Outcomes


Students who are successful in gaining this qualification can expect to be eligible for jobs that require workplace fire safety adviser qualifications.


Recognition of Prior Learning


Australasia Fire & Emergency Response College is committed to recognising knowledge and skills acquired through work experience, education, training and life experiences. Call our Training Department on 07 5343 3058 for a personalised RPL kit.   


Public Course fee - $1,150 per person 

Australasia Fire & Emergency Response College

RTO No. 45251