2023 Indigenous Firefighters Competition

The 2023 Indigenous Firefighters Competition will be held on June 3 in Penticton, BC. Training days with FNESS Fire Services Staff will be held on June 1 and 2. Don't miss out on this amazing event! Deadline to register is April 30, 2023....

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Winter Home Fire Safety – National Campaign

FNESS is proud to have partnered with Indigenous Services Canada to deliver a National Winter Home Fire Safety Campaign to First Nation communities across Canada. The intent of the campaign is to create community-based awareness of home fire hazards encountered during the winter months and learn how to mitigate hazards to keep your families safe.

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Exciting New Pilot

Applications will be received starting December 9, 2022 until March 31, 2023 on a first come, first serve basis until funding is exhausted.

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FNESS is Offering FREE On-line ESS Training Sessions

FNESS is pleased to announce that we are offering FREE on-line Emergency Support Services (ESS) training sessions every Thursday 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm starting November 2022. Download poster for details. If you are interested in attending or require more information, please contact FNESS Training Team at

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Call for Applications Open: ISC EM Non-Structural Mitigation & Preparedness Program

Call for applications now open. NO DEADLINE TO APPLY. Indigenous Services Canada: Emergency Management Non-Structural Mitigation and Preparedness program call for applications: 2022 to 2023 The Emergency Management Assistance Program (EMAP) provides funding to First Nations communities so they can build resiliency, prepare for natural hazards and respond using the 4 pillars of emergency management: mitigation preparedness response recovery EMAP supports non-structural…

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