Sitrep No. 2/2011

January 14, 2011
Queensland Rescue/USAR Task force PSTP and attainment of qualifications Membership cards and helmet stickers
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Notice To All Members At No. 238 Station Broken Hill

September 8, 1998
As a result of your determination and unity, the CS-B Executive has received written confirmation from the Department expressing its commitment and concurrence with the following:-
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Fbeu Policy Re Rfs/nswfb Joint Training

May 15, 1998
Members would be aware of the Minister’s previous direction that “the two services should compliment each other, not compete”. However, many RFS Brigades continue to operate CABA, urban pumping appliances and other structural offensive firefighting equipment either within or very […]
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Unit Trainers

March 24, 1998
Members would be aware of recent instances where members with expertise in BA/HAZMAT have been asked to provide training to other firefighters.
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Training – New Award

February 4, 1997
The Union is conducting training for Station Delegates, Sub-Branch Exec. and State Committee of Management members in the new award. Paid leave to attend the course is available in accordance with clause 24 – SPECIAL LEAVE FOR UNION ACTIVITIES of […]
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Letter Regrading Pay Problems For Trainers

July 30, 1996
Re: Pay problem Attached is a list of members who are employed as Senior Instructors, seconded to the Training College. The Union understands that these members have not been paid the ST & DD allowance since the implementation of the […]
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Instruction To All Members Pilot Training System Banned

April 17, 1996
The Union has become aware of a Memorandum dated 2/4/96 and addressed to all Station Commanders – Greater Sydney Area, and titled “Placement of Recruit Firefighters on Graduating from the Training College”. No consultation took place with the Union on […]
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Outsourcing Of Motor Driver Training & Familiarisation Banned

February 27, 1996
It has come to the Union’s attention that the Department has contracted the services of a consultant to undertake driver familiarisation for the installation of the four new Firepac Salvage/Rescue appliances.
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