What's New Member AppsPaused 2017 BCPFFA Memorial
This years 2017 British Columbia Professional Fire Fighters Memorial honouring our Fallen Brothers and Sisters took place March 6, 2017 in Victoria BC. The offiial ceremony took place at the British Columbia Parliament Building. We Honoured Fourteen Fallen Fire Fighters this year with many family members and Fire Fighters during the memorial. We commemorate the Fire Fighters who gave their lives in service of their communities and citizens.
Read More... 2016-2018 BCPFFA Executive Board
On August 13, 2016, the BCPFFA held convention in Las Vegas Nevada, Prior to the IAFF convention being held. Above is the new Executive board with President Gord Ditchburn and Secretary/Treasurer Todd Schierling Principal Officers. The new Board will continue work towards all Fire Fighter issues in BC as in past Executive Boards.
Read More... BCPFFA Magazine
The British Colombia Professional Fire Fighters is currently working on a Magazine for our members, please read the following letter. Thank You.
Read More... Download: FireSafe Communications - Letter.pdf British Columbians at Risk
British Columbians are at risk when Cities understaff and underfund their Fire Departments. Click on the link in the read more section to read how citizens are affected.
Read More... PTSD Launch
Today at Firehall 1, Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services, IAFF Local 18 and the Canadian Mental Health Association were proud to announce the launch of our new mental wellness initiative for VF&RS staff. Emergency services staff are enduring a mental health epidemic. Suicide, PTSD and home-life problems are far higher among firefighters, paramedics and police than in the general population.
Read More... 2015 Fire Ops 101
Fire Ops 101 September 21, 2015. Go to read more section for a great video presented by Maple Ridge Fire Fighters of the days events.
Read More... 2015 Fallen Fire Fighter Video
Click on the read more link for a touching video, produced by Maple Ridge Fire Fighters of the 2015 Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial in Victoria BC, March 9.
Read More... 2015 BC Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial
The British Columbia Professional Fire Fighters Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial was held March 9th 2015 in Victoria BC. This year, sadly, there were 13 names of Fallen Brothers and Sisters added to this years memorial service.