Employment and Training
Interested in employment in the firefighting field? Information on training requirements, opportunities and job opportunities with the provincial wildfire program can be found here.
WFX-FIT Physical Fitness Test Video - QuickTime Player is required to play this video
WFX-FIT Physical Fitness Test Video - Windows Media Player is required to play this video
Effective April 1, 2012 the WFX-FIT national fitness test will become the new standard for all Type 1 forest fire fighters across Canada. In order to be hired in Saskatchewan Type 1 forest fire fighters must complete this test in 17 minutes and 15 seconds. In order to be exported to any other province the time standard to be met is 14 minutes and 30 seconds.
Types of Fire Fighters: