This standard covers the competences you need to contribute to the movement or transportation of munitions in accordance with approved procedures and practices.
You will be required to demonstrate that you can contribute to the implementation of the plan to move or transport the munition, according to organizational procedures in accordance with approved procedures and practices.
This activity is likely to be undertaken by someone whose work role involves Weapons, Ordnance, Munitions or Explosives work activities. This includes people working as munition clearance operators.
P1 work safely at all times, complying with relevant health and safety, environmental and other regulations, legislation and guidelines
P2 contribute to the implementation of the plan to move or transport the munition, according to organizational procedures
P3 use resources in accordance with the plan
P4 contribute to the effectiveness of the plan and suggest appropriate changes in the light of changing circumstances
K1 the health, safety and environmental and other statutory legislation, regulations and safe working practices and procedures and their implications for your area of work
K2 the relevance of personal protective equipment (PPE)
K3 the actions to be taken in response to an unplanned event
K4 the status of the munition and the ‘render safe’ procedure that has been carried out
K5 the capabilities, limitations and uses of the resources
K6 how to load and secure the munition for movement or transportation
K7 with whom to maintain effective liaison and why
Different methods of moving munitions: