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Domain – Fire and Rescue Services – Vegetation

Level Credits Unit Standard (US) Description
2 2 Credits 21417 Operate light portable pumps in a vegetation fire environment
3 3 Credits 14565 Use maps to locate and plan a navigation route to a vegetation fire
3 2 Credits 20399 Demonstrate knowledge of legislated responsibilities of Rural Fire Officers and a Rural Fire Authority
3 3 Credits 3285 Demonstrate knowledge of protection of personal safety at vegetation fires
3 3 Credits 3286 Control vegetation fires using dry fire fighting techniques
3 3 Credits 3287 Suppress vegetation fires with water and with water with additives
3 2 Credits 3288 Load water and additives for aerial operations at vegetation fires
3 3 Credits 3289 Carry out hand-operated ignition at prescribed vegetation burning operations
4 4 Credits 14556 Apply Fire Weather Index System data for fire reduction and readiness measures
4 3 Credits 14564 Demonstrate knowledge of the fire environment on vegetation fire behaviour
4 3 Credits 20398 Issue fire permits
4 4 Credits 3291 Lead a vegetation fire crew
4 3 Credits 3292 Lead heavy machinery operations for use at vegetation fires
4 4 Credits 3293 Lead ground support for air operations at vegetation fires
4 3 Credits 3294 Lead a prescribed vegetation burning operation crew
4 3 Credits 3299 Provide vegetation fire support services
5 6 Credits 10615 Investigate origin and cause of vegetation fires
5 5 Credits 14563 Supervise aerial fire suppression operations at vegetation fires
5 8 Credits 20396 Manage ground operations at vegetation fires
5 8 Credits 20397 Demonstrate knowledge of the legislated responsibilities of a Principal Rural Fire Officer
5 6 Credits 3290 Exercise initial response, command, and control for vegetation fire operations
5 6 Credits 3296 Manage prescribed vegetation burning operations
5 5 Credits 3304 Assess threat from vegetation fire
5 8 Credits 4648 Demonstrate knowledge of vegetation fire behaviour
6 8 Credits 3297 Manage air operations at vegetation fires
6 8 Credits 3300 Command vegetation fire incidents
6 10 Credits 4649 Apply knowledge of vegetation fire behaviour for fire management
6 10 Credits 4650 Carry out planning activities at rural fire operations