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OZBURG Fire Brigade Standard Operating Procedures

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OZBURG Fire Brigade Standard Operating Procedure:

RADIOS: 

Radio communication is one of the most vital parts of the fire ground, it is what controls the incident(s) so knowing and understanding how to use the radio is a MUST. 

Usually the Incident Controller/OIC (Officer In Charge) will be in-control of the radio. Although knowing and understanding how to use a radio is REQUIRED. You never know when you might need to use it. 

-TURNING OUT MESSAGE INFORMATION

Turning out/Responding Message is used to tell the dispatcher/Other Brigades that you have received the call and are responding. 

-TURN OUT MESSAGE EXAMPLE
Example: (OZBURG Urban Pumper): OZBURG Urban Pumper *PAUSE* (Dispatcher) OZBURG Urban Pumper *PAUSE* (UZBURG Urban Pumper) OZBURG Urban Pumper turning out to a Structure Fire at the corner of 1st Street and 2nd Street Code 1 *PAUSE* (Dispatcher) Roger that OZBURG Urban Pumper *Dispatcher may or may not give you a further (Further information on the call) depending on if caller has valuable information that would help the crew of firefighters plan whilst on route.*

-ON SCENE MESSAGE INFORMATION

A on scene message informs the dispatcher that you have made it on scene and that you're now handling the situation. 

-TURN OUT MESSAGE EXAMPLE

Example: (OZBURG Urban Pumper) OZBURG Urban Pumper is now on scene. (Dispatcher) Roger that OZBURG Urban Pumper. 

-SIT REP/MESSAGE INFORMATION

SIT REP also known as Situation Report is to tell the dispatcher if the incident is now safe or requires additional appliances to the incident and sometimes has a message to follow that message could be asking for more appliances or telling the appliances on route to proceed Code 3  (No Lights or Siren). 

-RETURNING TO STATION/MAKING YOURSELF AVAILABLE FOR CALLS

Telling the dispatcher you're available for calls and that you're leaving the scene. 

-RETURNING TO STATION/MAKING YOURSELF AVAILABLE EXAMPLE

Example: (OZBURG Urban Pumper) OZBURG Urban Pumper returning and available. (Dispatcher) Copy that, OZBURG Urban Pumper returning and available. 

-BOOKING YOURSELF AVAILABLE/UNAVAILABLE FOR CALLS

Booking yourself available/unavailable will be telling the dispatcher if you can take a call or not. 

-BOOKING YOURSELF AVAILABLE/UNAVAILABLE FOR CALLS EXAMPLE

(OZBURG Urban Pumper) OZBURG Urban Pumper is now available to take calls. (Dispatcher) Copy that. OZBURG Urban Pumper is now available to take calls. 

RESPONDING CODES 

-Code 3

Code 3 is a non-emergency response with no light or sirens. 

-Code 1 

Code 1 is a emergency call and you would be responding lights and siren to the incident. 

 

 

*WORK IN PROGRESS* WILL BE UPDATED OFTEN!

 

Edited by Luke

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