How do I become a Firefighter?
Richmond Fire-Rescue 2019-2020 Application & Hiring Process Guide
Welcome to our 2019 – 2020 recruitment process. If you are an action oriented person who aspires to being a part of a Progressive, Professional and Proud fire service team, then Richmond Fire-Rescue is the place for you.
Richmond Fire-Rescue is a values based organization that relies on the diversity, abilities and dedication of our people to carry out our Mission and drive us toward our Vision.
I know that there are many opportunities available to you in the pursuit of a firefighter job, and as such,
I want to thank you for considering Richmond Fire-Rescue.
What Benefits Do Firefighters Receive?
Firefighter Qualifications & Benefits
The following guide gives you all the information you need about the benefits and salaries firefighters get. You’ll also learn about eligibility and qualifications.
Where can I get more information about training to become a firefighter?
We recommend the following resources:
Fire academies and schools in BC:
Specialized fire training:
First Responder III (FRIII) / Occupational First Aid Level 3 (OFA3):
Other fire-related courses: