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Welcome to new Fire Awareness assistants

Welcome to new Fire Awareness assistants

The KwaZulu-Natal Communications Cluster recently welcomed Simphiwe Dlamini and Bongumusa Nyathi, who were both previous Type One Crew Leaders, as the new Fire Awareness Assistants. For the past couple of months they’ve been working with the Community Fire...

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New driver tops Free State driver’s training camp

Siyabulela Lima, a driver who completed his probation two months ago, was a top student at the Driver Yellow Card Training Camp which was held in the Free State. Both on theory and practical this young man achieved an aggregate of 95 percent. The week long training...

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WoF Services a Year in perspective

WoF Services has been extremely busy during 2015 and even more so with the continuingfire season. We have taken the changes and the challenges that have been presented to us and together we have adapted, as well as introduced new systems and ways of operating. Overall...

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Preparing land owners for 2016 Fire Season

Preparing land owners for 2016 Fire Season

The Soekmekaar Team in Limpopo believes that the earliest bird catches the fattest worm. The province officially declared the end of the 2015 fire season in October, but for the Soekmekaar Team this means it is time to prepare for the 2016 Fire season which will...

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Unemployed youth recruited in Molteno

Unemployed youth recruited in Molteno

Working on Fire has put a smile on the faces of some young men and women in the Molteno District in the Eastern Cape after recruiting a team to replace one of the recently closed bases in the province. Regional Manager, Balise Rosali, said the recruiting process was...

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Kwa-Zulu Natal drivel Yellow Card training camp

Kwa-Zulu Natal drivel Yellow Card training camp

KZN conducted a Yellow Card Training Camp from the 30 November to 4 December 38 Drivers received their permits with a 100% pass rate. Sanele Mkhize, KZN Provincial Transport Officer said, “I was very happy that my drivers young and old, all participated in all the...

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EC Base Mangers trained

EC Base Mangers trained

Eastern Cape Base Managers attended a 3-day training session with the provincial staff to identify and close gaps in the understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the base managers and the provincial staff. According to the General Manager of the Eastern Cape...

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Orphan determined to succeed

Orphan determined to succeed

Kedibone Qhinebe of Suikerbos grew up as an orphan and she made it her mission in life to succeed against all odds. She said her mother died when she was still a toddler. ‘‘I don’t know her and that is very painful’’, said the 26-year-old Kedibone. ‘‘My uncle, who was...

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