Basic Wildfire Awareness -Now online
Fireground delivers firefighter training to LEAD RANGER program in Kenya
Fireground offers an online version of this course which is assessed using a knowledge-based assessment quiz. Upon successful completion of this course, participants obtain:• 22541VIC Basic Fire Awareness National Unit of Competency.The BWA qualification is the minimum requirement needed for non-firefighting personnel who provide support services at wildfires and/or planned burns. Students are given access […]
See us at AFAC
Dave and Peter have returned from a successful trip to Kenya working with the LEAD RANGER program to skill up Senior Rangers from a number of reserves in Africa. https://leadranger.org/ They have focussed on the techniques and procedures of attacking and containing bushfires with the intention of enabling students to take these skills back and […]
Fireground strengthened as it becomes part of the EMERG group.
Come and check us out at stand 310 for the AFAC conference in Melbourne 27th-30th August. We will be part of the EMERG stand. https://www.afacconference.com.au/
Fireground to offer training in Kenya.
EMERG is a new and dynamic group of companies with a dedicated focus on the emergency management sector in Australia and internationally. EMERG has been forged from a group of companies with extensive knowledge and experience in all Emergency Management and Land Management operations. EMERG will build Capability, Resilience and Capacity through a diverse range […]
Firefighter Training -Victoria
Dave and Peter will be heading To Kenya on the 17th of July to deliver training to the LEAD Ranger Program. They will be taking 16 Senior Rangers from multiple African countries for a week and educating them in fire safety, fire behaviour, communications systems, equipment use, team leadership, wildfire strategies and incident command systems […]
Smoke alarms are potentially life-saving devices, capable of detecting smoke well before it would be detected by a sleeping occupant……..
Dave has just returned from Ballarat where he has been working with Aus Eco Solutions to upskill staff to achieve qualifications enabling them to undertake firefighting operations for their clients. This training, combined with the staff’s current knowledge and skills will enable them to achieve a Certificate II in Public Safety Firefighter Operations. Thank you […]
No point having an extinguisher unless it is installed correctly……. and you know how to use it
In NSW they are compulsory wherever people sleep such as houses, other accommodation buildings, and moveable dwellings such as caravans. Read through our fact sheet below for everything you need to know. SMOKE ALARM FACT SHEET
Not sure what extinguisher you should be using?
Many people think you just grab it and shoot, but there is more to it than that. Don’t wait to be caught out in a firey situation……. Check out our guides below now! Or contact fireground and we can train you and your staff. We can also service, install and inspect your extinguishers and your […]
AIIMS training for Northern Beaches Council
Richard has put together a handy selection guide to assist you. Check it out. FIRE EXTINGUISHER SELECTION GUIDE
Fireground trainers Cameron Leary and Peter Brookhouse recently delivered AIIMS incident management training to Northern Beaches Council staff. AIIMS is the national incident management doctrine for fire and emergency services. As councils grow larger there are greater demands placed on them to manage large incidents which may occur within their boundaries. They are also required […]