Prepare now for summer employment as a wildland firefighter. Develop essential knowledge in wildfire preparedness and operations, including BC Forest Service certifications in fire suppression and entrapment avoidance. As a graduate, you will possess the skills, knowledge and certification required for entry-level employment as a crew member on a wildland fire crew in BC.
This program is currently not available to international applicants.
Where: Campbell River, Port Alberni
Starts: May 2018, CR; June 2018, PA
Length: 1 month
It’s a good job for people who enjoy the adrenaline rush, for those who like to travel and who enjoy working as part of a team. It’s the kind of work that if you like it, you’ll love it.