Mangaung Fire Department

The Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality is situated in the Free State Province of South Africa. It covers more than 9890 square kilometres and host a population of approximately 780 000 people. MMM consists of three large Nodal points (Bloemfontein, Botshabelo and Thaba Nchu) and four smaller Nodal points (Dewetsdorp / Morojaneng, Wepener/Qibing, Van Stadensrus / Thapelong and Soutpan / Ikgomotseg)

Emergency numbers for fire brigade:
Emergencies 051-40 66666 / 051-409 9600

CONTACT THE MANGAUNG FIRE DEPARTMENT

  • Manager, Emergency Services: Mr. C. Lamprecht – Tel. 051 – 406 6305
  • Chief Fire Officer: Mr. J.M. van der Westhuizen – Tel. 051 – 406 6305
  • Disaster Manager: Tel. 051 – 406 6435
  • Training: 051 – 405 8591/2
  • Operational: 051 – 405 8730
  • Fire Prevention: 051 – 406 6480

SECTIONS

 

 

Operational Response

Fire fighting, rescues, hazardous materials, humanitarian services, special services.
West region: Me. J Scheepers: 051-405 8186
East region: Mr. S.S. Masukelo: 051-873 3066

Operational Support
Maintenance of vehicles, equipment and buildings.
Contact: Mr. H.J. van Vuuren: 051-405 8755
Fire Safety
For the prevention of fires.
Contact: Mr. P. Moloi: 051-406 6472
Public Education
Public awareness programs.
Contact: Mr. K.P. Khutlane: 051-406 6305
Training

Courses presented by the training department
Contact person: Mr. N.H. Allen: 051-405 8592

  1. Firefighter 1 Including Hazmat Awareness Course – R 6 871.98 per person
  2. Firefighter 1 And 2 Including Hazmat Awareness And Hazmat
    Operations Course – R 7 427.25 per person
  3. Hazmat Awareness Course – R 721.06 per person
  4. Hazmat Operations Course – R 1 423.70 per person
  5. Fire Instructor – R 1 105.27 per person
  6. Fire Officer 1 – R 1 105.27
  7. Rescue Awareness – R 2 314.05 per person
  8. Rescue Operations – R 3 031.60 per person
  9. Rescue Technician – R 2 210.54 per person
  10. Intermediate Practical Firefighting Course – R 835.09 per person
  11. First Aid Training – Contact Me K Claasens at 051 – 406 6440 / 051 – 406 6435

Prices may be subject to change.

Subjects presented as part of a national diploma in Fire Technology
Central University of Technology
Contact: Dr. R Smith tel. 051-507 3128 or Mr. B van Zyl tel. 051-405 8730

  1. Emergency Management
  2. Fire Construction
  3. Fire Hydraulics
  4. Chemistry: Emergency Services
  5. Physics: Emergency Services
  6. Fire Technology
  7. Fire Technology: Practical

 

 

FIRE STATIONS IN THE MANGAUNG AREA

 

Central Fire Station – President Brand Street, Bloemfontein 123
Erlich Park Fire Station – Church Street, Bloemfontein
Bayswater Fire Station – Nantes Street, Bloemfontein
L.A. “Kamanda” Thapedi Fire Station – Namibia, Mangaung
Selosesha Fire Station – Thaba Nchu