South Australian Country Fire Service Promotions Unit

Raising awareness of the roles, training and activities of CFS Volunteers state-wide


Facilities Unit
Using the Australasian Inter-service Incident Management System (AIIMS)

Base Camp on an oval, Tent City

The Facilities Unit obtains and manages the necessary facilities and accommodation to support operations and incident control, and maintains them in working order.

Facilites may include the Base Camp, Staging Area, Incident Control Centre, accommodation facilities and Air Bases. Items required may include phone lines, tents, floors for tents, marquees, bedding, camp beds, photocopiers, tables and chairs etc.

The Facilies Unit will obtain and manage any permanant or temporary location where personnel work, sleep, cook, maintain and repair equipment.  This also includes the maintenance, security and restoration of facilities during and after the incident.

Base Camp Manager in the Facilities Unit Accommodation Officer in the Facilities Unit