Leading bushfire experts
We are bushfire experts working with clients and communities to design, develop and implement innovative solutions. We excel in complex bushfire prone sites for design, land-use planning, building, policy development, risk mitigation and consequence management to unlock opportunities, improve people’s lives and ensure sustainable outcomes.
BPAD Level 3 Bushfire Planning and Design Accreditation
The Fire Protection Association of Australia has accredited Blackash as an experienced Bushfire Planning and Design (BPAD) provider to Level 3 which provides the highest level of skill and qualification for Alternate Solutions.
BPAD Accredited Practitioners are recognised by industry, regulators, fire agencies, end-users and the community as providers of professional bushfire assessment, planning, design and advice services. Being an FPAA BPAD-A certified provides our clients with confidence that we meet industry standards and maintain currency in our field.
Principal – Lew Short
Lew Short is a recognised expert in bushfire and emergency management, land-use planning, risk mitigation, consequence management, environment and the working of government.