Course Developer


  • Firefighter first wildland fire - 1964
  • Suppression crew person - Ranger Staff - Fire Centre Staff
  • Air Operations Specialist • Helicopter Management • Aerial Infrared & I.R. Instructor • Aerial Detection Patrol
  • Certified Industrial Thermographer
  • Held most senior functions on fireline including; • Incident Commander


  • Professional Driving Instructor
  • Developed a Backroad Driving & Safety Booklet for local college
  • Created & delivered (6 week) Basic Field Supervisory Program for local college for three First Nations outreach programs
  • Delivered substantial Fire Management and Supervisory programs for Indian Bands
  • Wildland Fire Instructor for Nicola Valley Institute of Technology
  • Owner of Fire Management Consulting & Training Company
  • Hosted International (for AWARE International -Swedish Company) extensive Fire Management Program
  • Field Course Instructor
  • Contracted to B.C. Attorney General’s Office - Fire Cause & Investigation
  • Interface Fire Consultant & Fire Abatement Programs
  • Developed online wildfire and safety training courses
  • White Water Canoe Instructor


Doug Richardson