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Kwazulu-Natal Working on Fire HAT refreshes their skills

Kwazulu-Natal Working on Fire HAT refreshes their skills

The KwaZulu-Natal eThekwini and Injisuthi High Altitude Teams (HAT ) recently completed their annual refresher training at the HAT Monk’s Cow Base. The training consisted of bee and snake awareness, fitness tests – which includes pullups, sit-ups and push-ups – and...

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North West community urged to report abuse

North West community urged to report abuse

The North West Highveld Team hosted the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children awareness campaign at Ikageng Stadium, together with the Castello and Boskop Teams and various stakeholders. The teams started the day by marching through the...

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Abuse victims to get help

Abuse victims to get help

On 26 November 2016 the Winterton Team hosted the 16 days of Activism event at the Winterton Sports Ground. The team put on a netball and soccer tournament to attract youth, and invited community leaders to speak at the event. “We targeted teenagers as they are the...

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Participant buys himself new wheels

Participant buys himself new wheels

Aubrey Monareng is a Type 1 crew leader at Kgaswane Base who joined the Working on Fire Programme in 2010 as a firefighter. In 2011 he became the Type 2 crew leader at his base which motivated him to dream even bigger. He was selected to do a Type 1 crew leader course...

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My colleagues’ safety is in my hands

My colleagues’ safety is in my hands

Tebogo Tau, a Working on Fire driver from Molemane Base, is one of the more motivated drivers in the programme. Tebogo joined the WOF programme in February 2014 and was promoted to driver in October 2014. Tau says he enjoys his work as a driver as it has taught him to...

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Molemane Team brings early Christmas to Hospice

Molemane Team brings early Christmas to Hospice

The North West’s Molemane Team organised a social development activity at the Itsoseng Hospice in Itsoseng Village. The elders were showered with special early Christmas gifts and groceries as a form of giving back to the community. The elderly and disabled residents...

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