S-212 Fire Communications - Course Description

S-212 training is delivered over 2-3 hour classroom training session with evaluation criteria by a written exam. Upon completion of this course, students will demonstrate a basic knowledge of radio communications and equipment used in the BC Forest Service and the roles, authorities and regulations.   

  • Industry Canada: Regulations and Safety  
  • Rules and regulations  
  • Emergency communications  
  • Techniques and Procedures  
  • BC Forest Service Radio System  
  • BCFS Repeaters and Tones  
  • How to use a radio