Colombia – Basic Fire Fighting Certificate Program

22 February, 2014 at 2:09 pm

With four Canadian instructors (Brian Hutchinson, Bob Allan, Mike Canaday, Patrick Sheeley) FRITA provided a 5-day/40 hour training program to 48 Bomberos of the Colombian Fire Service. Topics followed the Basic Fire Fighting Certificate Program outlined by the Justice Institute of British Columbia. Also covered was Wildland firefighting as seen in the photo of our first simulation and the students at work. — in Cartagena, Colombia.

Brian Hutchinson