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Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Forestry Courses


Fire Suppression/Entrapment S100/S185- XFOR 0980
The S-100/S-185 Basic Fire Suppression and Safety course is comprised of the key learning objectives from the S-130 Fundamentals of Fire Fighting, S-190 Safety and Fire Behaviour, and S-232 Portable Pumps and Water Delivery Systems Courses. Firefighting is a physically demanding occupation requiring a high level of fitness. It is not unusual for a firefighter to have to carry 60 pounds up steep terrain. Please judge your level of fitness by this example. Wallet cards will be mailed to all successful participants.

Fee: $215
Dates: Jun 19 & 20; Monday & Tuesday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm


Fire Suppression Recertification S100A- XFOR 0990

Fee: $50
Date: Jun 20; Tuesday, 8:30 am, - 4:30 pm


ENFORM Level 1 Chainsaw Safety- XFOR 0880
This 3-day ENFORM certified course is Level 1–Chainsaw/Powersaw Basics. It covers instruction in personal and worksite safety, hazard assessment and control, chainsaw inspection and maintenance, chainsaw handling and operations, and safe limbing and bucking practices.

Fee: $950
Dates: Jun 23 - 25; Friday - Sunday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm