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.

Firefighters 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

NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Scam Alert

The SAFC has been made aware that the Board of Director's names are being used in a phone call scam asking for money. The SAFC does not and will not ask for personal information, money or request an e-transfer for any charity, fundraiser or disaster relief. 

If you have been asked to transfer funds via e-transfer to the SAFC, please contact your bank immediately and your local police service.

70th Annual Conference and Trade show is CANCELLED

To the SAFC Membership, Conference Delegates, Trade Show Vendors & Companions

As we continue to face a world of uncertainty it is with an abundance of caution, the SAFC Board of Directors along with Chief Morgan Hackl and the Staff at Saskatoon Fire regret to inform you that the 70th Annual Conference and Trade show is CANCELLED.

As the demand for essential services and their resources increases, the health and wellness of all Fire & Emergency Service Personnel in the province is paramount.

Stay tuned for additional information including next year's Conference and Trade Show.

All money received will be refunded in full with the exception of Membership Fees.

We thank you for your patience as we work through this uncertain time.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to ask.

 

Shelley Olson

Executive Director
Box 9, Site 204, RR#2

Saskatoon, SK S7K 3J5

306-230-4709 (cell)

306-242-2313 (fax)

SGI 2020 Revised Fire Suppression & Vehicle Extrication Services Policy

Click here to view the SGI 2020 Revised Fire Suppression & Vehicle Extrication Services Policy.

Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs

The Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs (CAFC) is an in-dependent, non-profit organization with a voluntary membership. Founded in 1909, CAFC was incorporated in 1965 under the Canadian Corporations Act with its head office in Ottawa, Canada.