Wildfire Crew Member

FIRES-016 (This course is not open to the public)  
DATES
March 26, 2018 to April 5, 2018
April 23, 2018 to May 3, 2018
April 26, 2018 to May 6, 2018
April 29, 2018 to May 9, 2018
March 25, 2019 to April 4, 2019
April 22, 2019 to May 2, 2019
April 25, 2019 to May 5, 2019
April 28, 2019 to May 8, 2019

TIMES
10 days/starts at 6 p.m./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 26-Apr 5, 2018 (Mon-Thu) Mar 25-Apr 4, 2019 (Mon-Thu)
Session 2 Apr 23-May 3, 2018 (Mon-Thu) Apr 22-May 2, 2019 (Mon-Thu)
Session 3

Apr 26-May 6, 2018 (Thu-Sun)

Apr 25-May 5, 2019 (Thu-Sun) 
Session 4 Apr 29-May 9, 2018 (Sun-Wed) Apr 28-May 8, 2019 (Sun-Wed)

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