NFPA 1051 – Wildland Firefighter Professional Qualifications

Overview

Enhance Your Skills in Municipal & Industrial Firefighting

This course 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.

Courses are delivered in cooperation with Lakeland College – Emergency Training Centre, content includes basic fire behaviour, firefighter safety, methods of attack including backfire and burnout techniques, water and foam delivery systems, and air-operations safety.

Prerequisites: Standard First Aid and CPR ‘C’, ICS 100

Parkland College has the equipment and staff to travel to any on-site location in Saskatchewan to offer customized training to fit your needs. Training is flexible and can meet any time frame. Upon successful completion of training modules, eligible candidates may apply for IFSAC and ProBoard certification.

Contacts

Program Information

Donna Vranai

Coordinator, Post-Secondary

Toll Free
1.866.783.6766

d.vranai@parklandcollege.sk.ca

Last Updated: May 12, 2020