Firefighter Alternative titles:

$33.70/h Average Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Fight fires.
  • Operate rescue equipment, ladders, fire pumps, fire hose nozzles, etc.
  • Carry out rescue missions in high places, confined spaces, inside wrecked vehicles, etc.
  • Ensure firefighting equipment is in good working condition.
  • Intervene as a first responder (first aid).
  • Educate the public on fire safety.

Is it right for you?

  • You have a sense of duty.
  • You are courageous, altruistic and not easily affected by stress.
  • You are in excellent physical condition.
  • You enjoy teamwork.

Have you thought about...


Intervention en sécurité incendie Program available in French only

Where is this program being offered?
regions quebec Capitale-NationaleLaval and Laurentides
Job Placement Rate
25% Job Placement Rate
70% % who pursue further education
Duration of training 1185h
10 months
Are you eligible? Check your eligibility
Want more info? Program details