Emergency and Protective Services

  • Conducts inspections of housing and first nation facilities for fire and safety hazards compliance to National Building Code, National Fire Code and other environmental and specifications standards.
  • Assists in Emergency Measures Organization (EMO) plans.
  • Conducts fire education programs.
  • Coordinates training programs for structural fire fighting.
  • Performs fire investigations.
  • Assists in setting up and reorganizing fire departments.
  • Gives advice on what type and quantity of fire fighting equipment to purchase.