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In partnership with Celtic Reforestation, WorkForce Development has created a program designed to prepare you for your next job as a Wildland Fire Fighter, Tree Planter or many other related forestry careers

Who is it for?

This program is for anyone who is interested in a career in the forestry industry.  If you fall under the parameters of one of our other programs, there is ZERO cost to you.  If you don't fall under one of our programs, we are happy to help you find other resources that will cover the expenses!  

What's Included?

S100/S185 - Basic Firefighting & Fire Entrapment Avoidance

 S211 - Fire Weather  

S212 - Fireline Communication

S213 - Use of Machinery & Bull Dozers

S235 - Ignition and Back Burning

S241 - Fire Assessment

Power Saw Operation Wild Animal Safety 

Map, Compass & GPS

ATV Safety & UTV Safety


Job Search Supports

You will work one on one with our Employment Counsellors and Job Developers to identify and apply for jobs that match your work interests.

Tools include:

  • Resumes

  • Cover Letter ​Development

  • Interviewing Skills

  • Job Market Research

  • Placement

  • Post Placement Support

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