Firey Women - Port Lincoln (4 evenings)

27 Aug 2019 18:00 - 21:30


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The award winning Firey Women workshops provide women with a safe non-threatening environment to learn new skills to help protect their families and livelihoods.  The workshops cover both information and practical sessions over four evenings.

This is a four night workshop, so attendance is required on all nights to achieve full workshop benefit.  

Firey Women SideBar GraphicWorkshop topics include:

  • Preparing yourself emotionally
  • Understanding Fire Danger Ratings and warnings
  • Discussing the differences between a "leave early" and a "stay and defend" plan
  • Preparing a Bushfire Survival Plan
  • Identifying hazards around the home
  • Operating pumps and firefighting equipment
  • Understanding bushfire behaviour

Workshop sessions:

Firey Women can be run as a two day workshop, or over four evenings, depending on the needs of the community and are offered between May and September each year.

When:

Monday 26 to Thursday 29 August
6 – 9:30 pm
(attendance at all 4 nights is required to cover the workshop content)

Where:

CFS Headquarters
32 Matthew Place, Port Lincoln

For further information and to book a place please contact Therese Pedler on 0428 114 234