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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

Contact:

Project Coordinator
Robin Sudo

Phone: 250-489-2751 x3553  |  Toll Free: 1-877-489-2687 x3553
Email: rsudo@cotr.bc.ca


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 (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
  • Your employment status is:
    • Unemployed (non-EI eligible), or
    • Underemployed, or
    • Employed in a low-skilled job