Fire and Emergency Services Training Programme

This course has been designed to provide the key skills that firefighters should possess.  The course content will be decided by the Fire Service based on their exact requirements and firefighters will have to complete nominated modules and achieve a satisfactory result to receive a completion certificate.

Course Content

The course covers the following;


  • Fire Science
  • Fire and rescue operations
  • Fire safety
  • Navigate to an incident
  • Suppress wildfire
  • Communicate in the workplace
  • Conduct fire team operations
  • Drive vehicles under operational conditions
  • Employ personal protection at a hazmat incident
  • Maintain safety at an incident
  • Operate Breathing Apparatus
  • Operate pumps
  • Participate in a rescue operation
  • Prepare, maintain and test equipment
  • Prevent injury
  • Render hazardous materials incidents safe
  • Respond to isolated structure fire
  • Confine small workplace emergencies
  • Respond to urban fire
  • Undertake vertical rescue
  • Undertake confined space rescue
  • Undertake road crash rescue
  • Lead a crew



1.5 Hours