District Training Calendar

25 Feb 2021 10:31 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Planning for District Training this year is well advanced and there is a huge amount of training planned. Courses range from introductory level courses such as Bushfire Fighter through to specialty training such as Compressed Air Breathing Apparatus and Advanced Structure Fire Fighting.

The table below sets out current planned courses.

To nominate for a course, first check you satisfy any prerequisites. Then complete the nomination form and submit it to the Training Ofiicer, Tom Laslett (tom@laslett.life or 0401 226 461). Training nominations generally open 6 weeks ahead of the course date and close 4 weeks before the course starts.

Training Nomination Form - Individual 2019.pdf

Information about all the courses provided by the RFS, including prerequisites, is in this booklet.


 Course  Details
 Bushfire Fighter (BF)

Training is completed in our Brigade

New intake commencing February 2021

District assessment dates are:

28 February
18 April
12 June
1 Aug

 Village Fire Fighter (VF) Course 1 (Mar 18th, Mar 20th, Mar 21st, Apr 8th, Apr 10th)

Course 2 (24th, 26th, 27th June, 8th & 10th July)

Breathing Apparatus Operator / Advanced Structure Firefighting (BAO/ASF) Course 1 (28th Apr, 1st May, 2nd May, 16th May, 30th May, 13th June)

SIRFB Recert Date (9th October)

 Advanced Firefighter (AF) AF –WFB Course 1 (Feb 20th & Feb 27th)

AF – WFB Course 2 (8th & 15th May)

AF – HYD (16th Mar, 20th Mar, 21st Mar)

AF – CSW (3rd Apr, 10th Apr, 3rd May, 10th May)

AF – NAV Course 1 (17th Apr, 18th Apr)

AF – NAV Course 2 (22nd & 23rd May)

 First Aid / Basic Life Support (FAA) Course 1 (13th & 14th Feb)

Course 2 (13th & 14th Mar)

Course 3 (8th & 9th May)

Course 4 (5th & 6th June)

 Advanced Resuscitation (ART) Course 1 (27th Feb)

Course 2 (27th Mar)

Course 3 (22nd May) 

 Safe Working on Roofs (SWR)

Course 1 (17th Feb & 20th Feb)

Course 2 (24th Feb & 27th Feb)

Course 3 (17th Mar & 20th Mar)

Course 4 (24th Mar & 27th Mar)

Refresher Course (17th April OR 18th April)

Course 5 (19th May & 22nd May)

Course 6 (26th May & 29th May)

Course 7 (16th June & 19th June)

Course 8 (29th June & 3rd July)

 Crew Leader (CL) CL-Wildfire (18th Feb, 25th Feb, 28th Feb)

CL-Village (1st Apr, 8th Apr, 15th Apr, 18th Apr)

CL-SUP (6th May, 13th May, 20th May, 23rd May, 6th June) 



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