Series ID: ID #1051-01
This course provides you with the basic knowledge and skills to combat a wildfire. Content includes basic fire behaviour, firefighter safety, methods of attack including backfire and burnout techniques, water and foam delivery systems, and air-operations safety. The training is designed for municipal firefighters who may face grassland, bush, or forest fires. It is also suited to industrial firefighters at such sites as forestry plants and to urban municipalities with large park areas.
Evaluation: practical evaluation, proctored written exam
Scheduled: Jun 12 - 16, 2017
Oct 10 - 13, 2017