Glyn Bickford

− Planning for Bushfire Prone Areas Short Course at UTS Sydney

NSW Rural Fire Service Qualifications:

− Certificate of Proficiency – First Aid
− Certificate of Proficiency – Village Firefighter
− Certificate of Proficiency – Basic Bush Firefighter
− Certificate of Proficiency – Rural Fire Driver

Glyn Bickford has versatile roles within our company and joined us in 2015. His roles include him working primarily as a Bushfire Consultant but also can see him working with our Asset Protection Zone Maintenance team. APZM is a business arm that was set up within our company which specialises in creating, maintain and certifying Asset Protection Zones. Glyn’s involved with this arm of our company sees him participating in the estimation process, onsite works and site management.

However his main role is as a Bushfire Consultant which sees him undertaking site inspections and land surveys as well as the preparation of both Bush Fire and BAL Assessments. Glyn has completed Planning for Bushfire Prone Areas short course at University of Technology Sydney and is forever increasing is understanding of the GIS mapping system.

Glyn is currently an active member of the NSW Rural Fire Service with over 6 years of experience. He has successfully completed his Basic and Village Fire Fighter courses and has held the role of Learning and Development Officer at the Berowra Waters Rural Fire Brigade. Throughout his service he has participated in numerous hazard reduction burns, delivered various training programs, competed in fire-fighting competitions, attending emergency calls and other activities associated with the NSW Rural Fire Service.

Glyn’s diverse roles coupled with his ever growing knowledge of GIS makes him an invaluable member of our team.