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Fire Academy

Prepare for a career in health care & first responder fields!

The Granum Fire Academy provides an opportunity for Grade 10, 11, & 12 students can earn high school credits while learning & developing skills that transfer to careers such as nurse, emergency medical technician, paramedic, or firefighter.

Emergency Medical First Aid Training

  • Offered once each semester
  • Minimum 4 high school credits
  • First Aid certification
  • Preparation for college-level EMT course


  • Full-year course
  • Minimum 8 high school credits
  • Level 1 Firefighter certification
  • Includes live fire training

Program Details

  • Location: Granum School, Granum Firehall, and the future M.D. of Willow Creek training facility
  • Time: 2:00-5:00pm on Fridays + training hours
  • Cost: $100 per course for a total of $200 (includes certification, testing, GFA shirts, bunker gear)
  • Limited to 12 students per course

For more information or to register, send email of interest indicating semester preference to bohnetr@lrsd.ab.ca.