Fire Safety Education

FWC provides training and education programs in online, blended, classroom, and workshop formats, focusing on career development and current issues.

Online Fire Safety Training Courses

Informed by decades of field work, our online fire safety training programs capitalize on our behind the scenes experience to grow individuals professionally. Curriculum is designed to university-quality standards in an easy to navigate learning platform.

Fire Investigation Origin and Cause Level I and II

An online course with an optional two-day practical skills development and evaluation session. ProBoard accreditation awarded upon successful completion of exam and skills evaluation.

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Company Inspection Program

Endorsed by the Institution of Fire Engineers, this is a comprehensive online course designed to increase the knowledge base of firefighters who perform fire safety inspections or prepare new firefighters.

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Building Safety Prevention Training

Geared to building owners and managers, this course offers essential fire and life safety knowledge to perform fire safety self-assessment on low-risk buildings, low hazard occupanices.

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Cannabis Fire Safety Awareness Course

Get up to speed quickly on the fire and life safety hazards of cannabis facilities and learn how to better protect first responders and the community in response to this new and budding industry.

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Fire Investigation - Electricity and Fire

Learn basic electrical concepts and how they relate to fire by a Red Seal construction electrician. Ideal for firefighters, arson investigators and insurance adjusters.

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Fire Investigation - Wildfire Investigation

Explore the various methodologies and unique processes that affect wildfire to understand how to conduct a wildfire cause investigation.

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Introduction to Incident Command System

Designed for those required to respond in multi-jurisdictional emergency responses, and require an understanding of the Incident Command System.

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If you are a student enrolled as a group through your employer, these two videos provide instructions on how to create a student profile and enrol in a course using an enrolment key.

Fire Education Workshops

Organizations interested to bring learning from professional speakers and world-renowned subject matter experts can collaborate with FireWise to organize and facilitate fire related educational events. Co-host opportunities are available.

Fire Death Workshop

 At this four-day workshop discover the proper methodology in conducting a fire death investigation, who dies in fires and why, the effects fire has on the human body, different types of fire death incidents and learn from real life cases. Learn first-hand from Fire Investigator, Arson Profiler and Author Ed Nordskog as he is joined with Joe Konefal, Fire Investigator, Bomb Technician and Author.

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Alberta OFC Equivalencies

If you are a member of an Alberta Fire Department, and wondering if FireWise programming and courses meet provincial standards, please click here for more information.