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Wildland Firefighting and Silviculture Training

Learn how to combat wildfires and prevent future fires from starting. This is a fully funded 23 day program offered at College of the Rockies in partnership with Stillwater Consulting.

Program Info:

  • Location: Cranbrook, BC
  • Price: fully funded program for eligible individuals
  • Phone: 250-489-2751 ext.3553
  • Email:

Admission Requirements:

To be eligible for this program you must be:

  • a Canadian, a permanent resident or protected person legally entitled to work in Canada;
  • living in British Columbia;
  • not a full-time student (i.e.not enrolled in high school or taking post-secondary courses at the time of training);
  • not actively participating in another provincially or federally funded labour market program at the time of training, and
  • Your employment status is:
    • Unemployed (non-EI eligible), or
    • Underemployed, or
    • Employed in a low-skilled job