Zone Information

Zone Information

Zones Information

Zone Representatives

Manufacturer’s Rep




Zone 1 Rep
Steve Melanson

Captain/Training Officer
Mill Bay Fire Department
Phone:  250-516-2062


Zone 1A Rep
Peter Cornell

Deputy Fire Chief
Qualicum Beach Fire Department
Phone:  250-752-6232


Zone 2 Rep
Bob Gordon

Richmond Fire Department (retired)/ GTA Training & Consulting
43 – 7790 King George Highway
Surrey BC  V3W 5Y4
Business:  604 591-2021

Zone 3 Rep
Tyler Hilland

Deputy Fire Chief
Town of Osoyoos
Phone:  250-689-4142



Zone 4 Rep
Mike Daloise

Fire Chief
Midway Fire Department
Midway, BC
Phone:  (250) 449-2206


Zone 5 Rep
Kathy Ferguson
Regional Fire Services Supervisor/Training Officer
Cariboo Regional District
Phone: 250-392-3351 Ext. 269
Cell:  250-302-1745

Zone 5 Rep
Dennis Lloyd

Shell-Glen Volunteer Fire Rescue




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The British Columbia Fire Training Officers Association, more commonly referred as the BCFTOA, is dedicated to gathering information on training standards and providing this information to fire departments so they may effectively and safely train their members. In a world of ever changing standards and regulations, this organization provides fire departments with the most current, up-to-date course information and training requirements.  The BCFTOA will help develop, and support the work of those leaders and organizations in order that they may best provide training for members and affiliated Associations.

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