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Reach for your dreams

Newly appointed WoF Services Assistant Administrator, Nosipho Nkabane, shares her story about her promotion from being a store person. Nosipho was recruited in April 2010 at the EThekwini base. Nosipho remembers the day of her recruitment like it was yesterday. "There...

Hard work pays off

"I've learnt that there is no easy way in life, you must learn to work well with your team and  as a individual,l " said Nqobile Mangwanyana, a former Working on Fire,  fire fighter. Nqobile was recruited on the 3rd of April in 2014 with the Albert Falls team, "Before...

From a firefighter to a Training Officer

From a firefighter to a Training Officer

Danny Mafumo joined Working on Fire in July 2004 at Tzaneen base as a fire fighter, after hearing from his friend that WoF was recruiting youngsters from their community. Prior to joining WoF Danny was employed as a security officer. He resigned to pursue his passion...


Social Development

Through our Social Development initiatives,
we make a difference in the lives or our participants
as well as the communities around our bases.

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17 years of Successful Partnerships

The Working on Fire (WOF) programme, funded by the Department of Environment, Forestry, and Fisheries, will be reaching a milestone of having been in existence for 17 years during the month of September.

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