Mar 03, 2019

Country Fire Authority

  • Crimson Education
  • Australia
Workshop Volunteering/Community Service/Social Entreprenuership Certification Skill Building

Description

As one of the world’s largest volunteer-based emergency services organisations, the Country Fire Authority (CFA) is committed to providing a modern and effective operation in which our volunteers are valued and respected. The only cost to become a CFA Volunteer is your time. All training and equipment are provided by CFA as it is needed.

CFA Volunteers can either be firefighters or support roles.

Firefighting and emergency roles include:

- Attending fires – wildfires and structural
- Conducting fuel reduction burns
- Attending road accident rescues
- Attending incidents involving hazardous materials
- Attending other emergencies including flood assistance
- Attending other types of rescue

Some of the support roles include:

- Community education programs
- Fundraising activities
- Brigade training
- Brigade equipment maintenance
- Media and public relations
- Multicultural liaison
- Brigade administration
- Junior members program

For more information visit the official website  

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

N/A

Competitiveness

1/5

Not competitive

Participation Cost

N/A

No cost

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

N/A

No technical skills needed

Time Commitment

Varies

Varying volunteering commitments

Application Deadline

N/A

Application Process Includes

Go to website to submit basic information and receive an application

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