Dozer Boss (Industry)

FIRES-007  
DATES
April 9-13, 2018
April 8-12, 2019

TIMES
4 days/starts at 1 p.m./ends at noon (Mon-Fri)

COURSE LEADER
Ralph Kermer
780-865-6970
ralph.kermer@gov.ab.ca

Course Fee
Cost:
Non-department cost: $400

Overview

This course presents the information required to make effective use of bulldozers and heavy equipment in the construction of dozer fireguards and helispots. This includes safety considerations, wildfire assessments, attack methods, fire behaviour, strategies, tactics, and administration. Reclamation and environmental concerns are highlighted throughout the course.