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Firefighter

Firefighters protect the public from the dangers of fire and other hazards by controlling and extinguishing fires, providing pre-hospital care after rescuing people, responding to dangerous goods incidents, maintaining equipment, practicing fire prevention, and assisting emergency services at medical scenes.


Educational Requirements

Education-training requirements vary

Wage & Salary

Average Salary: $70,880.00
Average Wage: $33.14

Employment & Advancement

Below-average occupational growth is expected in Alberta for 2016 to 2020. Job openin ...

Certification Requirements

Not regulated

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

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