Our Structure

Our front line people

60,000 members including 58,000 volunteers plus career firefighters, community educators and support personnel serving around 3.3 million Victorians and protecting more than one million dwellings.

Chairman
Kerry Murphy

Chief Executive Officer
Mick Bourke

Chief Officer
Euan Ferguson

Departments

  • Operations
  • Asset Management
  • Community Safety
  • Finance & Administration
  • Human Resources
  • Executive Services
  • Operational Training & Volunteerism
  • Strategic Communications
  • Strategic Planning & Area Coordination

Regions

  • Barwon South West Region
  • Gippsland Region
  • Loddon Mallee Region
  • Grampians Region
  • Hume Region
  • Southern Metropolitan Region
  • Northern and Western Metropolitan Region
  • Eastern Metropolitan Region

Training and Development

We are committed to the ongoing development of all our members and we conducted 2,945 training courses over the past 12 months. These courses were delivered by brigade training officers, instructors, specialist staff and external providers.

Training course
Number completed
Operational Skills
1,059
Wildfire FF (minimum skills)
259
First aid (including EMR)
98
Community safety
81
Specialist skills
196
Skills maintenance
559
Incident management team
338
Professional development
190
Training provided to external organisations
152
Training received from external organisations
13
Total CFA workforce profile

Total CFA Workforce Profile

Support Workforce 33%

Firefighter Workforce 67%

Workforce at June 2011