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ACT Fire & Rescue Career Information Session (Open)

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ESA Training Centre

89 David Warren Rd

Hume, ACT

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ACT Fire and Rescue Career Information Session (Open)

ESA Training Centre, ESA Training Center,
89 David Warren Road, Hume ACT

24 June 2017, 10.00am

The ACT Fire and Rescue (ACTF&R) Career Information Session has been created to provide information to fit, intelligent and community minded people looking to join ACT Fire and Rescue in 2017. A number of events will occur on the day to provide you with an insight into the challenges, oppourtunities and rewarding lifestyle enjoyed by modern firefighters. We encourage you to ask questions, give everything a go and, most of all, have fun!

Schedule

10:00am – Introduction

10:05am – Welcome - ACTF&R Chief Officer Mark Brown

10:10am – ACTF&R Presentation

10:25am – Firefighter Address

10:30am – Break into groups, attending five ‘trial and tour’ activites including:

    1. Fire truck tour – 15 mins
    2. Training Complex tour – 15 mins
    3. Hydraulic tools experience – 15 mins
    4. Drum of foam and 65mm Hose roll experience – 15mins
    5. 50m hose drag exercise – 15 mins

11:45am – Q&A session

12:00pm – Conclusion of session

Things to remember on the day

Session times

  • The Career Information Session will run for approximately 2 hours.
  • Participants are asked to arrive at 9.45am for a strict 10.00am start.

Parking

  • Parking is available at the front of ESA Training Centre and the side of the road leading to the Centre.

Getting Around

  • Enter ESA Training Centre via the gate through the main entrance.
  • A representative from ACT Fire & Rescue will check your name off at the door.

What to Bring

  • Particpants should wear comfortable active wear and closed in shoes.
  • Participants are encouraged to bring a water bottle and any medication or assistance materials if required.

Miscellaneous

  • ESA Training Centre is an active workplace and will be operational during the Career Information Session. In the event of an emergency, staff leading the event may cancel or postpone activities to accommodate operational staff. Make sure to follow all instructions given to you by staff on the day.
  • While all reasonable efforts have been made to mitigate any risks on the day, ACT Fire and Rescue is not responsible for any injuries or damages that occur during the session. Attendees are required to follow any and all instructions given to them and are cautioned to not attempt any actions or activities that they feel are unsafe, are in direct opposition to the instructions of staff, or have not been cleared by staff on the day.
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