Wildfire Crew Member

FIRES-016 (This course is not open to the public)  
DATES
March 27, 2018 to April 5, 2018
April 24, 2018 to May 3, 2018
April 27, 2018 to May 6, 2018
May 1-10, 2018
March 26, 2019 to April 4, 2019
April 24, 2019 to May 3, 2019
April 27, 2019 to May 6, 2019
April 30, 2019 to May 9, 2019

TIMES
9.5 days/ends at noon (Session start days vary) Mandatory morning fitness 6 to 7 a.m.

COURSE LEADER
Jerrad Schroeder
780-865-8219
jerrad.schroeder@gov.ab.ca

Overview

The Wildfire Crew Member training course is delivered four times during the 2-year training period.

Session 1 Mar 27-Apr 5, 2018 (Tue-Thu) Mar 26-Apr 4, 2019 (Tue-Thu)
Session 2 Apr 24-May 3, 2018 (Tue-Thu) Apr 24-May 3, 2019 (Wed-Fri)
Session 3

Apr 27-May 6, 2018 (Fri-Sun)

Apr 27-May 6, 2019 (Sat-Mon) 
Session 4 May 1-10, 2018 (Tue-Thu) Apr 30-May 9, 2019 (Tue-Thu)

This course is an introductory wildfire suppression course consisting of a combination of classroom lectures and field labs. Successful completion of this course is a requirement for employment on wildfire crews.

Related Links

Wildfire Crew Seasonal Employment