Volunteer Opportunities


Join our team!


Applications now being accepted for the 2022-2023 training year.


Want to learn more?


Courtenay Fire Recruitment Open House
Wednesday, July 27, 2022
6 to 8 p.m.
Courtenay Fire Hall, 650 Cumberland Road

Drop by, meet the team, ask questions, and find out what it's like to join this progressive, inclusive, highly trained department.


News, June 30 2022: Courtenay Fire Seeking Recruits


Who can volunteer?

You can if you:

  • Live in the City of Courtenay
  • Are at least 18 years old
  • Have a valid B.C. Driver's License
  • Are in good health and physical condition
  • Provide a current driver's abstract and criminal records check
  • Pass a fitness evaluation, and
  • Can attend the weekly Tuesday training sessions.

If you meet the requirements listed above and you would like to become a member of a community-minded, progressive volunteer fire department, or if you would like more information, please call (250) 334-2513.

Or, pick up an application form at our fire hall at 650 Cumberland Road, Monday to Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

If you enjoy a challenge - WE WANT YOU!!

We offer: Opportunity, Fellowship, Training, Excitement, Leadership, Rewarding Environment, Pride, Job Satisfaction, Community Service

Application for Volunteer Firefighter - fillable [PDF - 133 KB]

Application Instructions:

  1. Save the form to your computer and fill out the form fields. Save again.
  2. Print and sign the application.
  3. Scan and email your application to fire@courtenay.ca once completed or drop off at the Courtenay Fire Hall, 650 Cumberland Road.