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SRS Workplace Emergency Response – Online – 26 October 2021

26 October 2021 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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TitleSRS Workplace Emergency Response
DateTuesday, 26 October 2021
Time11:00am - 3:00pm
VenueOnline - Zoom Meeting
RegistrationFREE for managers and staff of Victorian
SRS facilities to attend

emergency management

Complimentary vital training for staff and proprietors of SRS

This workshop will guide participants to understanding what is required to comply with AS3745 – Planning for emergencies in facilities. Participants will be guided to resources available to assist with compliance, such as the Emergency Response Procedures Manual template.

In addition, participants will be provided information regarding common emergencies that affect Australia, such as; workplace hazards, environmental hazards, medical emergencies and natural disasters. Including but not limited to: fires, bushfire, drought and covid-19.

Emergencies that have affected SRS in the past will be discussed during the training, and participants will be invited to share their experiences with responding to emergencies.

Key learning outcomes:

  • Emergency management information specific to the SRS sector and how each SRS should respond to emergencies
  • Sample Emergency Management Plan and Guide and Evacuation Diagram requirements
  • Assessing risk, preparing for and responding to emergencies
  • Different emergencies that could impact your SRS
  • Safety equipment installed in your facility
  • Evacuation, relocation of residents or shelter in place
  • Recovery following an emergency
  • How to use fire blankets and fire extinguishers

This workshop has been adapted for online learning. There may be some changes to information provided during these online sessions. Due to time restrictions participants may also be required to complete post workshop reading or activities.


11:00am – 12:30pm 90 minutes online learning
12:30pm – 1:30pm BREAK
1:30pm – 3:00pm 90 minutes online learning


Due to restrictions from COVID-19 this workshop and all other SRS workshops will be presented online through Zoom.

All resources will also be emailed to participants prior to the workshop commencement date. Upon completion, certificates will also be sent via email.

Please ensure the details you enter on your registration are correct as these are the details used to contact you and where resources are emailed. 

This is an interactive session and participants need to be logged in 1-person per device. We use Zoom meeting platform and camera and microphone is required. If you can not meet this requirement please email events@lasa.asn.au or call 1300 111 636 to discuss. 

Due to limited numbers per workshop there is an initial limit of 3 participants per facility.

Please note, if you decide to complete an online workshop at the SRS it is recommended you complete it outside of your rostered shift, this will ensure the SRS has appropriate staffing levels to support residents.

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26 October 2021
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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LASA Events
1300 111 636