Standard Operating Procedures

Standard Operating Procedures

Administrative Management

Document Size Type
1.1.1 Proper Use of ACT RFS 4.8 MB .PDF
1.1.2 Use and Road Class - Rivers 19 Service Standard 4.64 MB .PDF
1.1.3 Community Ed and Non-Fire Ops Activities Service Standard 280 KB .PDF
1.1.4 Alcohol and Drug Consumption and RFS Activities 5.11 MB .PDF
1.2.1 Using PPE and PPC SOP 7 MB .PDF
1.2.2 Use of Fireground Shirt SOP 4.57 MB .PDF
1.2.3 Access to Private or Government Land SOP 6.25 MB .PDF
1.3.1 Issuing uniforms, PPE PPC Guideline 5 MB .PDF
1.11 Dispute Resolution 102 KB .PDF
1.14 Command Vehicle Use 96 KB .PDF
1.15 Management Of Brigade Funds 101 KB .PDF

Incident Management

Document Size Type
2.4 Activation Procedures for Wildfire Investigators 152 KB .PDF
2.5 Dealing With The Media 91 KB .PDF
2.7 Use of Agency representatives and Liaison officers 100 KB .PDF
2.9 Burn-over Procedure 42 KB .PDF

Operational Management

Document Size Type
2.2.1 Aircraft SOP 5.1 MB .PDF
2.2.2 Use of Air Observers SOP 3.92 MB .PDF
2.2.3 Command and Control of Incidents SOP 7 MB .DOC
2.2.5 Managing Asbestos Hazards SOP 7.91 MB .PDF
2.2.6 Managing Hazardous Trees SOP 520 KB .PDF
2.2.7 Working Around Heavy Plant SOP 5 MB .PDF
2.2.8 Actions on Declaration of a Total Fire Ban SOP 347 KB .PDF
2.2.9 Use of Liaison Officers 5.96 MB .PDF
2.2.10 Permits to Burn SOP 552 KB .PDF
2.2.12 Communications SOP 6 MB .PDF
2.2.13 Response SOP 314 KB .PDF
2.2.14 Crewing Arrangements for RFS Vehicles 3.75 MB .PDF
2.2.16 Managing Vehicle & Equipment Biosecurity SOP 6 MB .PDF
2.2.17 Attending Fires on Majura Field Firing Range 4.42 MB .PDF
2.3.1 Managing Heat Stress Guideline 428 KB .PDF
2.3.2 Deployment of Foam, Retardant and Gels for Fire Suppression Guideline 76.61 KB .PDF
2.3.3 Briefings and Situation Reports Guideline 7 MB .PDF
2.3.4 Remote Area Fire Teams Guidelines 2.13 MB .PDF
3.17 Pre-season Operational Readiness Audits 102 KB .PDF

Service Management

Document Size Type
3.1.1 Code of Conduct and Ethics of RFS Members Service Standard 1.68 MB .PDF
3.1.2 Rank and Insignia Service Standard 2.12 MB .PDF
3.1.3 Work Capacity Service Standard 1.54 MB .PDF
3.1.4 RFS Membership Service Standard 1.56 MB .PDF
3.1.5 Appointment and Duties of Group Officers Service Standard 4.75 MB .PDF
3.1.6 Powers of Members Services Standard 423 KB .PDF
3.2.1 Peer Support Team Activation and Reactive Response SOP 331 KB .PDF
3.2.2 Peer Support Team on Scene Response SOP 377 KB .PDF
3.3.1 Work Capacity Test Administration Guidelines 1.51 MB .PDF
3.3.2 Awards and Medals Guidelines 695 KB .PDF
3.3.3 National Medal Guideline 545 KB .PDF
3.3.4 Wearing Medals and Awards Guideline 415 KB .PDF

Communications

Document Size Type
5.4 Mobile Data Terminal 62 KB .PDF

Other

Document Size Type
6.1 ACT ESA Incident Reporting Form 418 KB .PDF
6.2 ACT RFS Training Information Book 420 KB .PDF
6.3 ACT RFS Training Nomination Form 127 KB .DOC
6.4 ACT Government Social Media Policy 122 KB .PDF
6.5 Initial RTO Enrolment Form 119 KB .DOC
6.6 WHS Policy 363 KB .PDF
NSW and ACT Aviation Standard Operating Procedures 1.03 MB .PDF