Nicole van Dorst

Nicole van Dorst – Bushfire Manager / Planning

Nicole has over ten years experience as a bushfire planner having completed many projects for both government and private clients. Nicole has formal qualifications in Applied Science and Bushland Regeneration and has completed the Graduate Diploma in Bushfire Protection with honours.

Nicole brings together a range of expertise in GIS, bushfire risk management planning, fuel management and evacuation planning and is experienced in delivering integrated solutions and efficient project management.

Key project experience includes the national bushfire review for Stockland Pty Ltd, bushfire management planning for the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust as well as numerous rezoning, subdivision and dwelling construction applications.

Qualifications

  • Graduate Diploma in Bushfire Protection with Honours (University of Western Sydney) (2011)
  • Graduate Diploma in Bushfire Protection with Honours (University of Western Sydney) (2011)
  • Planning for Bushfire Prone Areas (2008), University of Technology Sydney, Centre for Local Government
  • Bachelor of Science (Environmental Resource Management) (1998), Southern Cross University, Lismore
  • Bush Regeneration II Certificate TAFE (2001), Ourimbah Campus
  • Accredited Practitioner BPAD Level 2