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FIREWORKS TRAINING COURSE

OUTDOOR PYROTECHNICS SKILLSET - FIREWORKS

BECOME A LICENSED FIREWORKS TECHNICIAN

Learn from the Masters - Over 30 Years Experience

KC'S Fireworks Displays Aust. Pty Ltd are offering the "Outdoor Pyrotechnics Skill Set" training course, which will teach you how to become a professional fireworks operator. You will work one-on-one with world-class instructors and practice your skills by creating a real, full-scale, fireworks spectacular - launched live in front of crowd of spectators at the "Festival of Fire" events. This is a life changing experience.
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COURSE OVERVIEW

COURSE OVERVIEW
KC'S Fireworks Displays Aust. Pty Ltd have more than 30 years of fireworks and special effects experience - both locally and internationally - have created an amazing 5-day fireworks course that passes on their experience to a select few. 

The course teaches you the theoretical, practical, safety, and legislative material you need to safely and professionally conduct fireworks displays in Qld, Australia as a professional fireworks technician. 

On completion of the course, you are then qualified to apply to the Dept of Mines & Energy for a fireworks display operator's licence and work as a licensed fireworks operator within the fireworks industry. 

Please note: When applying to the Department of Mines & Energy for your licence, conditions apply such as a medical and police clearance. 
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
The KC'S Fireworks "Outdoor Pyrotechnics Skill Set" course is the most extensive fireworks course in Australia. It's 5 very full days of fireworks training a Cert IV Level and the course is accredited in Qld. You will learn:
  • Fireworks safety, risk management, transport, and handling procedures
  • How fireworks are made, how they work, types, specifications, etc
  • Operating & planning outdoor fireworks displays
  • Manual, electric and choreographed fireworks firing systems
  • Setting up all styles of fireworks displays and multi-media events
  • Setting up in all types of weather and climates
  • Setting up floating platforms
  • Insurance, permits, and event management
And it's not just classroom training. There is plenty of hands-on practical training and on the last day of the course, you practice your new skills by creating a real, full-scale, fireworks spectacular at the "Festival Of Fire"Test your skills in a choreographed pyrotechnic play-off in front of thousands! 
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COURSE TIMETABLE & MAP

Course Dates & Timetable

Title: Cert IV. Outdoor Pyrotechnics Skill Set - Fireworks, training course
Dates: May 23-27th, 2017
Phone Us: (07) 5494 50789

Locations: 
  •  Course Training: Caloundra Power Boat Club (Tue - Fri).  2 Lamerough Parade, Golden Beach QLD 4551, Australia
  •  Festival of Fire Practical Show Night. Caloundra Sharks Rugby League Club grounds (Sat). Gregory St, Golden Beach QLD 4551, Australia

Timetable (5 very full days)
  • Tue, May 23, 2017. 7:30 am - 6:00 pm 
  • Wed , May 24, 2017.  8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu , May 25, 2017. 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
    (cleanup after practical may take until 10:00 pm)
  • Fri, May 26, 2017. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat, May 27, 2017.  8:00 am - 12:00 pm
    ("Festival of Fire"  Practical Show Night)
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Caloundra Powerboat Club (Tues-Fri)

Caloundra Sharks Leauge Club (Sat)

COURSE REQUIREMENTS, DETAILS & FAQ

Course Details

Title: Cert IV. Outdoor Pyrotechnics Skill Set - Fireworks, training course

Provider: KC's Fireworks Displays Aust. Pty Ltd

Course level:Cert IV Level

Outcome: CUASS00028 Outdoor Pyrotechnics Skill Set

Units: 
  • CUAPYR401 Manage health and safety requirements at fireworks displays
  • CUAPYR402 Operate outdoor fireworks displays
  • CUAPYR403 Plan outdoor fireworks displays
  • Elective units may vary between locations, delivery modes and intakes

Course Cost

The full cost of the 5-day course is $3500.00 AUD and includes all books and materials plus a generous allocation of fireworks (worth approximately $1200 at KC's Fireworks pricing) for practical training and the "Festival of Fire" practical show night

Course Requirements

Please contact us on (07) 5494 5089 to speak to a trainer. While there is no mandatory prerequisite for this course, it is highly desirable that you have previous experience in the industry. 
  • Students entering this course must be a minimum of 18 years of age.
  • Fireworks contractors must be a minimum of 21 years of age and must 3 years of fireworks experience
  • All applications are subject to a current Police check
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Frequently Asked Questions

What do I get for my $3500?
You get 5 very full days of training with Clive Featherby (and other fireworks and event management professionals) who has more than 30 years of fireworks and special effects experience. We don't know of any other course that offers that kind of experience-based training. Plus you get a generous allocation of fireworks (valued at over $1200 at KC's Fireworks pricing) for practical training and the "Festival of Fire" practical show night, plus an extensive 190 page A4 course manual, plus other books and materials needed for the course.  

What do I need to bring to the course?
Please Bring:
  • Casual clothes for classroom
  • Protective clothing: overalls preferred, otherwise long sleeved shirts and jeans/trousers. 
  • Closed footwear
  • Safety glasses
  • Ear plugs or ear muffs
  • Personal stationary (pens, notebook/paper, etc)
Is this an accredited course?
Yes, this is an accredited course in Queensland and the course level is a Cert IV level. 

Do I get a job after the course?
The course teaches you how to operate as a professional fireworks operator in the fireworks industry. On completion of the course, you are then qualified to apply to the Dept of Mines & Energy for a fireworks display operator's licence and work as a licensed fireworks operator within the fireworks industry. Please note: When applying to the Department of Mines & Energy for your licence, conditions apply such as a medical and police clearance. 

KC's Fireworks Displays has regular part-time work for fireworks operators, as well as franchise opportunities Australia wide. Plus, being a licensed fireworks operator is a highly skilled profession with many employment opportunities in Qld and across Australia, as there are hundreds of fireworks displays conducted every year in every State. 

ENROLL NOW - LIMITED TO 10 PEOPLE
CALL CLIVE ON 0407 713 566
OR OUR FRIENDLY TEAM ON 07 5494 5089

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CONTRACTORS & OPERATORS

We also have fireworks re-certification courses available now for current contractors and operators. Call us now on (07) 5494 5089 for more details. 

We also have Franchise opportunities with KC's Fireworks available Australia wide

We also have Close Proximity (indoor fireworks) courses coming soon
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