EF1: Ensure that your actions in the vegetation fire workplace reduce the risks to yourself and others
This document is for people who assist in the management of vegetation fires. It is for situations where: the fire management operation is simple, the level of risk, complexity and fire behaviour is low and the operator is under direct supervision.
Assess hazards and risks in a vegetation fire workplace
Follow organisational fire procedures
Operate safely on the fireground
Support others operating on the fireground
React appropriately and in accordance with organisational, legislative and environmental requirements, to a fire incident.
The nominal/notional/guided learning hours for this module is 20 – 30 hours.