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JIBC grad uses education protecting Canada’s most northern military post

CAF Sergeant Charles Wigger at CFS Alert

Sergeant Charles Wigger is on top of the world. Well, almost.

For the past three months, the military firefighter from CFB Comox has been stationed at Canadian Forces Station Alert, the most northerly, permanently inhabited location in the world.

It’s been an incredible experience for the Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) graduate who completed his diploma from the JIBC Fire & Safety Division earlier this year.

“Working up there has been a highlight of my career,” said Charles in an interview during his two week-long leave. read more »