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Standardized Data Study Saves Lives

Standardized Data Study Saves Lives

National Insitute of Standards and Technology study shows how important data isto  the fire service. Click here to read more.

Long after Wildfire Cause Investigation, Nature Cleans Up

Long after Wildfire Cause Investigation, Nature Cleans Up

Black Backed Woodpeckers feast after wildfiresAs learned in FireWise Learning Academy's Wildfire investigation course, a wildfire cause investigator's primary goal is to locate the area of origin and then observe and collect any evidence of the source of ignition,...

Consulting Services

FireWise specializes in providing governing authorities with consulting services, fire protection surveys and operational and administrative reviews all resulting in practical and attainable recommendations relating to the delivery and administration of fire and life...

Inspections and Audits

FireWise Consulting offers an inspection and audit service based on the criteria established in the OFC Bulletin. The principals of FireWise Consulting, Bob Turley and Glen Sanders, have extensive fire service experience and are highly regarded for their knowledge,...

NFPA 1033 Fire Investigation Education

NFPA 1033 Fire Investigation Education

{show urls!="course-presentations/nfpa-1033-fire-investigation-education/amp"} {/show}Complete our standards-based online fire investigation education from the convenience of your computer – either at your fire department or from home. Once complete, attend a...

Alberta – Advanced Arson Workshop with Detective Ed Nordskog

Alberta – Advanced Arson Workshop with Detective Ed Nordskog

Learn first-hand from Detective Ed Nordskog as he presents an "Advanced Arson" workshop. Presented in partnership with Edmonton Police Service and Endorsed by the Institution of Fire Engineers (Canada Branch), this is an informative workshop with opportunity to...

Langley – “The Arsonist Profiles” with Detective Ed Nordskog

Langley – “The Arsonist Profiles” with Detective Ed Nordskog

Learn first-hand from Detective Ed Nordskog as he presents "The Arsonist Profiles" workshop. Presented in partnership with the Township of Langley Fire Department and Endorsed by the Institution of Fire Engineers (Canada Branch), this is an informative workshop with...

Welcome to the FireWise Consulting Website

FireWise is a leading provider of training and consulting service solutions to emergency services, local governments and the business community. Founded in 2008, FireWise specializes in providing governing authorities with consulting services, fire protection surveys...

Fire Investigation – Wildfire Investigation

Fire Investigation – Wildfire Investigation

Developed by Pat Hayes, who enjoyed a career in wildfire management with the British Columbia Forest Service (becoming certified as Type-2 Incident Commander/Type-1 Ops. Chief and Type-1 Regional Wildfire Coordination Officer),then continued as Wildfire Strategist for...

Fire Investigation – Electricity and Fire

Fire Investigation – Electricity and Fire

Developed and presented by a Red Seal construction electrician who is an instructor at an electrical apprenticeship program at a British Columbia university, this course teaches basic electrical concepts and how they relate to fire. This module is ideal for...

Building Safety Fire Prevention Training

Building Safety Fire Prevention Training

In Canada building owners are legally responsible for the fire safety of their properties. Our "Building Safety Fire Prevention Training" offers building owners and managers essential fire and life safety knowledge that will give them the confidence to perform a fire...

What’s it like to investigate a wildfire?

What’s it like to investigate a wildfire?

Determining the cause of a wildfire is a painstaking, arduous job involving lots of data and hard physical labour under adverse conditions. Click here to read more.

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