Neighbourhood leaders that wish to implement the FireSmart Canada Community Recognition Program (FCCRP) in their neighbourhood or community by serving in the role of Community Champions (FCC’s) are the primary target audience.
These individuals are:
This workshop will assist Community Champions - neighbourhood leaders - to initiate the process of attaining FireSmart Community recognition status.
The half day workshop provides participants with the information and tools required to motivate your neighbours to work with local fire agency staff to make their homes and communities less vulnerable to wildfire.
The FCCRP – Community Champion workshop will assist participants:
The half day workshop provides 5 modules with exercises that cover basic Wildland Urban Interface background information and the 8-step FireSmart Canada Community Recognition Program.
I am committed to Put into action the FireSmart community recognition program and in addition, develop then implement a partially funded cooperative fuel reduction program between community members and local government..— Louis Price, Community Leader, Elkwater, Alberta