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Iverson Forest Management
Duncan, BC, Canada

Phone: (250) 715-1037
Fax: (250) 715-1153
Kelona Fire Storm

S 100

S-100 Basic Fire Suppression and Safety Course:

This course was developed by the BC Forest Service Protection Branch to meet regulatory requirements including WorkSafeBC, which states that all workers fighting forest fires must be trained and then retrained annually. This includes people who are hired to temporarily fight fires.

It is intended for members of fire departments, industry, community college students, first nations and those interested in wildland fire fighting.

Traditionally this course is delivered to students in two parts: a classroom session followed by a practical outdoor session with working equipment.

PART 1 – Theory Component

Wildfire Detection and Reporting
Fire Behavior
Fire line Organization
Fire line Safety
Emergency Fireline Communications
Fire Suppression
Ignition Operations
Hand Tools
Fireline Heavy Equipment
Water Delivery Systems
Helicopter Use and Safety
Fireline Aircraft (Fixed Wing)
Wildland/Urban Interface Safety
Personal Safety
WHIMIS & Fire Foam

PART 2 - Practical Component

Pumps & Trouble Shooting
Tool Box & Hand Tools
Hose Handling Techniques
Use of Class A Foam

Prerequisites: None

Presentation: 2 days - Lectures, classroom and field exercises A mark of 70% will be required for successful completion for theory and practical components

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Fire Smarting

Iverson Forest management prides itself on having the largest Initial Attack Fire Crew on the coast. All our fire fighters are trained in all aspects of fire suppression and forest health.

Forest Egineering

Iverson Forest Management offers a wide variety of Forest Engineering Services. We do everything from traversing, block layout, road planning, bridge planning. We can take care off all your forest management needs both on private land and urban development.

Property Management

Iverson Forest management utilizes a team of dedicated professionals to help develop the right management plan for your property. We can help with fire smarting, fire protection, to harvesting resources. Our team of Professionals will help find the best answer for all your needs.

Current Projects

BCTS Forest Management
We are currently managing many areas and projects for BCTS. We look after everything from block layout to ECAS submissions.

Special Management Projects
Iverson Forest Management is currently working with the District of Nanaimo in helping to develop Urban fire abatement programs, as well as helping to reduce the Cities chances of urban forest fires.