News and Announcements

The SVFFA is looking for a new Executive Director!

The Saskatchewan Volunteer Fire Fighters Association is looking for a new Executive Director! Click on over to their site (SVFFA.ca - News) to see more about the position and how to apply!

Annual Report 2017

April 26-30, 2017
Saskatchewan Association of Fire Chiefs,
67th Annual Conference & Trade Show, Prince Albert Inn • Prince Albert, SK

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Buckland Fire and Rescue looking for a new Chief!

Buckland Fire and Rescue is searching for the right individual to lead its team of approx. 30 volunteer firefighters. The Fire Chief is responsible for the operation of the Buckland Fire Department with the duties outlined on their website at www.bucklandfire.com.

This will be a three year term position with compensation equivalent to approx. 8-10 hours a week.

Click here for more information on this opportunity!

Full-Time Fire Chief needed in Melfort

The City of Melfort is currently looking to fill an opening on their fire department. They are in need of a Full-Time Fire Chief! Go to the City of Melfort - Employment Opportunities webpage for more information and to see how to apply!

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