For complete newbies considering a career in the fire service. Join Audrey-Ann Robinson as she give you a guided tour through questions from “Is this even for me?” and “What’s it like being a woman in the fire service?” to “How do I get hired?” and “Is there anyone that can mentor me through this process?” In this session we will discuss everything from the equipments required to do the job to how to get hired and everything in between.
Audrey-Anne Robinson is a Aircraft Rescue Firefighter with the Ottawa International Airport. When she’s not working as a professional firefighter, she works as a Vertical Safety and Confined Spaces Rescue Technician, and as a Senior Skydiving Instructor in the Ottawa area. She has accumulated over 5,000 jumps and currently holds two separate Canadian Skydiving Records. After graduating from La Cite’s Pre-Service Firefighting program in 2018, Audrey-Anne was invited to be an instructor, and has been teaching Firefighting Candidates since that time.