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VAFI Training Session Wednesday 18 August 2021

The Victorian Association of Fire Investigators (VAFI) is conducting a training session on Wednesday 18th August 2021. This will be conducted from 18:30-19:45 hours.

The topic will be on Battery and Energy Storage Systems (BESS) and the common faults and fire behaviour.

The guest speakers are from CSIRO: Nathan White (Fire Engineering and Testing) and Thomas Ruether (Energy and Batteries).

The topics covered will be:

  • Overview of CSIRO fire testing and consulting capability

  • Demonstration of battery testing

  • Overview of CSIRO fire battery team department

  • Presentation on different battery types, hazards and protection systems

Registration are essential to receive the link to the Webex.

RSVP no later than close of business on Friday 13th August 2021 to Commander Mark Collins via email at:

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