Applications for the 2021 fire season are now open.

The BC Wildfire Service will not allow contractors to add personnel to their roster after the following deadline dates:

Type 3 after June 30th

Type 2 after March 31st

We are looking forward to seeing your application.


In light of the rapidly evolving situation regarding the spread of the coronavirus, including the declaration from the World Health Organization that COVID-19 is now categorized as a global pandemic, Apex is following the direction of the BC PHO, along with the BC Forest Safety Council and recognizes the situation is fluid and we are continuing to monitor the most up-to-date guidance and information as provided by trusted public health authorities.

Health and safety is always a top priority for us. Our duty of care is to ensure we are taking the necessary precautions to help lower the risk for our employees and their families. We appreciate the continued co-operation and understanding in working together to ensure safety in our community.

Upon submission of your application,  you will receive an automated response and a copy of your application for your records.

Application time lines:

  • September to March: Type 2 Fire Fighters, Crew Leaders, DTF’s and BCWS Members

  • January to June: Type 3 Wildfire Fire Fighters with or without Experience 

  • All year: Wildfire Danger Tree Assessors (DTA’s)

  • All year: Certified Fallers (DTF’s)

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Online Application

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S100 and S185 are minimum requirements for wildfire firefighting. We currently have dates scheduled to instruct the S100 and S185 courses. 
 Please see our Course Calendar

We require an employment application form to be submitted prior to being eligible to register for the courses.
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