News and Announcements

City of Red Deer looking for an Emergency Services Manager (Fire Chief)!

This senior position is responsible for managing, leading, planning, organizing and directing all aspects of the Emergency Services Department. These include but are not limited to: fire prevention, fire suppression, emergency medical services, regional emergency agency communications, regional 9-1-1 call answer services, technical rescue, mobile equipment, and physical facilities. The ES Manager is responsible for financial and staff management. As well, the ES Manager must keep abreast of technological change and changes in local conditions. Please apply by 26 Oct 17.

 

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Clearwater Regional Fire Rescue Services looking for new Deputy Chief!

Clearwater County is looking for an experienced Deputy Fire Chief who has the leadership, communication and administrative skills to ensure our Regional Fire Services sustains a dedicated and trained paid on call membership. This position includes a combination of administrative & operational roles & responsibilities. Please apply before noon on 23 Oct 17.

 

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Melfort FD presents "Fire Ground Strategy/Tactics and Aggressive Leadership for the Volunteer Fire Department"

This seminar will be held in Melfort on 10-11 March 2018 and provides critical information for firefighters and officers, presented by Fire Chief (ret.) Les Karpluk and Fire Chief Gord Schreiner.

Saturday, March 10, 8:30-4:00pm discusses the importance of leadership in the fire station, dealing with municipal councils & equipment life cycles.
Sunday, March 11, 8:30-3:30pm fireground decision making, firefighter personnel accountability and more.

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Humboldt Charity Golf Tournament

On Thursday September 7th, come out to the Humboldt Golf Course for the Humboldt Emergency Services Charity Golf Tournament! It is a Texas scramble start with 18 holes and supper included! Click the link to check out the informational poster.

SAFC MISSION & PURPOSE

The vision statement of the Saskatchewan Association of Fire Chiefs is that the SAFC continuously strives to be the voice and leadership for the Fire Service in the province of Saskatchewan.

The mission of the Saskatchewan Association of Fire Chiefs shall be to provide our member Fire and Emergency Service colleagues with information and education to better serve our communities; while maintaining the highest ethical and professional standards.

HEALTH & SAFETY INFORMATION

Click here to view Environment Canada’s factsheet regarding the upcoming prohibition on PFOS in AFFF fire fighting foams.

What Every Firefighter Should Know.

Fire fighters are at risk of asbestos exposure because of its frequent use in older structures and its ability to linger in the air even after a fire has been extinguished. Click here for more information.

FIRE FIGHTERS WITHOUT BORDERS CANADA

Who Are We?: A dedicated group of firefighters and civilians who work to offer a “hand up” to our brother and sister firefighters in less developed countries. All FWB Canada members volunteer their time and energy to collect equipment, educate others about our organization and deliver training when deployed in country.

Click here for more details about us and how to donate.

ELECTRICAL SAFETY

SaskPower recently developed an electrical safety video in partnership with the Canadian Electricity Association and other utilities across Canada.It describes common scenarios first responders may come across when responding to incidents involving electricity. Click here to view the video.

MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY CANADA