NIC in the News: College trains 12 new Wildfire Crew Member Training certificate grads in Port Alberni.

As BC prepares for another fire season, 12 NIC Wildfire Crew Member Training grads from Port Alberni are joining the ranks of wildland firefighters.

NIC offered the four-week program in Port Alberni and Campbell River to provide the fundamental theory and practical skills necessary for grads to fulfill the job requirements of a wildland firefighter.

A total of 24 students enrolled in the program.

Read more in the Ha-Shilth-Sa newspaper, which covered the graduation event.

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