Firefighter training seminar features hot action

Firefighter training seminar features hot action

Firefighters tackle an extremely hot burn with compressed air foam during the spring training seminar this weekend in Oliver Community Park. (Photo by Lyonel Doherty)
Todd Kunz (red helmet) from the Osoyoos Fire Department instructs a firefighter how to effectively extinguish a vehicle fire. (Photo by Lyonel Doherty)

Firefighters from across BC are getting top notch training this weekend in Community Park courtesy of the Oliver Fire Department (with help from sponsor FortisBC.)

The spring seminar includes more than 25 stations where firefighters are learning everything from auto extrication to interior attack.

The event continues Sunday.