Find out about other Volunteer Roles:
VICSES volunteers respond to many different types of emergency situations. These are called ‘incidents’, and there is a national framework for incident management that emergency service organisations follow. Follow this link for more information on this national framework: https://www.afac.com.au/initiative/aiims.
VICSES volunteers who have successfully gained qualifications in general search and rescue and other more specialist skills are encouraged to undertake further training to develop their capability in the leadership and management of emergency incidents.
Some key roles in Incident Management include:
Different levels of physical fitness will be required depending on the circumstances.
Units requiring this role
All units encourage experienced volunteers with identified capabilities to pursue incident management qualifications.
What you will love about these roles
For more information about becoming a volunteer, exploring a wide range of opportunities available to you in developing new skills, forming new friendships, accepting high levels of responsibility and enjoying the team spirit of VICSES: