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Wildfire Suppression and Behaviour

Course Description:

This course will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to be able to recognise and understand the effects of weather on fire behaviour, describe the type and arrangement of bush, grasses and undergrowth fuels that make safety and survival possible, describe the mitigating factors that affect fire behaviour, be able to determine what is a safe refuge area, be able to make an educated decision to continue the journey or return to safer location.


Course Content:

  • Fire Science
  • Wildfire Behaviour
  • Wildfire Safety and Survival Techniques
  • Equipment required in vehicles
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Reporting in requirements from Staff to Main Office


Delivery Method:

Face to Face training will be conducted over a period of 3 hours.

Training can be conducted both on or offsite site provided access to a range of emergency equipment appropriate to the sites emergency plan and a suitable training room is available for use.

PARCOR caters for training onsite throughout Victoria including areas such as Melbourne, Geelong, Portland, Warrnambool, Colac, Bendigo, Ballarat, Horsham, Sale, Bairnsdale, Echuca, Mildura, Wangaratta, Dandenong, Frankston and Traralgon.


Group Size:

To ensure quality training and a safe learning environment, the maximum allowable group size is 12 participants.


What information will PARCOR require?

Due to training requirements, PARCOR will need to be provided with the following information prior to training commencement;

  • Any procedures relevant to staff wildfire protection (if available)
  • Any equipment that staff may use in the event of exposure to wildfire (first aid kits, blankets, firefighting trailers etc.)


What will your organisation receive?

  • Certificate of Attendance for individual participants
  • Certificate of Compliance for your Health and Safety Office compliance file

Upcoming Public Courses

Work Safely at Heights

Thursday, 25th January 2018

Thursday, 15th February 2018

Thursday, 8th March 2018

Thursday, 29th March 2018

*Saturday, 14th April 2018

Thursday, 19th April 2018


Confined Space Entry

Tuesday, 19th December 2017

Thursday, 18th January 2018

Thursday, 8th February 2018

*Saturday, 17th February 2018

Thursday, 1st March 2018

Thursday, 22nd March 2018


Operate Breathing Apparatus

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Provide First Aid

Thursday, 1st February 2018

Thursday, 22nd February 2018

Thursday, 15th March 2018

*Saturday, 24th March 2018

Thursday, 5th April 2018

Thursday, 26th April 2018


Training Location: 11 Clover Street, Lara

Start Time: 8.30am

*Saturday Courses: 8:00am


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