Lookout Observer

FIRES-038 (This course is not open to the public)  
DATES
April 4-10, 2018
April 3-9, 2019

TIMES
7 full days (Wed-Tue)

COURSE LEADER
Mike May
780-865-8205
mike.may@gov.ab.ca

Overview

The purpose of this course is to provide participants with knowledge on the duties, responsibilities, and academic training necessary to complete daily tasks at a lookout facility. This will be accomplished through a blend of academic, practical, and hands-on instruction. Lessons and discussions regarding weather, communications, policy, site maintenance, aircraft, and detection will prepare participants to effectively contribute to the overall provincial wildfire management effort.

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