S100 Basic Fire Suppression
Worksafe BC requires anyone who actions a forest fire to be S100 certified. BC Ministry of Forest requires an occupant, especially within 1 ½ km of a fire, to report and action a fire. Companies coming to and /or operating in BC must show due diligence and responsible protection for members of their crews by ensuring that members are S100 certified.
Length of Course: 1 Day
Certification: Not Certified with the BC Ministry of Forests as a qualified instructor.
Prerequisites: Govt issued ID
Valid: 1 year
Course Outcome: Upon successful completion of the course, the candidate will demonstrate a basic knowledge of wildland fire suppression organization structure, wildfire behavior, plus suppression and safety procedures.
This course must be refreshed annually.