Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Forestry

 

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 fire fighter to have to carry 60 pounds up steep terrain. Please judge your level of fitness by this example.

Fee: $215
Dates: (choose only one)
May 25 & 26; Thursday & Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
June 19 & 20; Monday & Tuesday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm


Fire Suppression Recertification S100A- XFOR 0990

Fee: $50
Dates: (choose only one)
May 26; Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (Lillooet)
June 20; Wednesday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (Lillooet)


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.

Requirements: age 16 +, appropriate clothing for work, steel-toed boots and work gloves.
Fee: $950
Date: July 3 - 5; Monday - Wednesday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (Lytton)