Fire Fighting Handbooks and eBooks from SkillsTrain Distribution
26 June, 2020
IFSTA new releases: Fire and Emergency Services Instructor, Fire Protection, Detection, and Suppression Systems, Company Officer, Chief Officer, Marine Fire FIghting for Land-based Firefighting
Here’s how to monitor and manage employees with symptoms of Covid-19
24 June, 2020
With more workers returning to the workplace after the implementation of
Level 3 lockdown, employers should take heed of the Department of
Health Guidelines for symptom monitoring and management of essential
workers for Covid-19 related infections.
23 June, 2020
Innovative training systems for emergency responders - Fire l EMS l Industrial
Sappi wins top International Gold Quill Award for innovative video
19 June, 2020
Southern Africa's Forests division received top international
recognition for their innovative video on their Sappi Khulisa programme
at the virtual Excellence Gala held on Tuesday,
16 June 2020 at #IABC20. The video won the coveted 'Best of the Best'
Award in the Audio/Visual Category.
17 June, 2020
FLAIM Trainer places firefighters in the most realistic training scenario available by utilising customised elements like VR headsets, SCBA backpack, hose reel force, heating vets and portable fire extinguishers.
Sappi empowers youth by providing access to COVID-19 information during Youth Month
16 June, 2020
people in South Africa's rural areas have been using their power to communicate
by getting active on their social media platforms with useful information about
curbing the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus.
NCT Appoints New General Manager
12 June, 2020
Danny Knoesen has been appointed NCT Forestry's new general manager effective from 1 July 2020. He succeeds Patrick
Kime who retires at the end of June. Knoesen is the present general manager of NCT's wood chipping operations.
Virtual Reality - XVR Simulation - Incident Command Training with VR
9 June, 2020
XVR supports professionals to be better prepared and use the ICS (incident command systems) system effectively and efficiently. XVR will help increase preparedness and, as a result, create a safer environment for responders, and help reduce injury or fatalities and damange to property.
Forestry South Africa releases Timber Industry Presents... Magazine (TIP-Mag)
3 June, 2020
The TIP-Mag initiative, instigated by FSA's Timber Industry Pesticide Working Group (TIPWG),
provides a platform for researchers and forestry students alike to share their research findings
which may otherwise remain unpublished.