NewsFirefighters train hard in Comox SHARE ON: Justin Goulet, contributor, Monday, Oct. 5th, 2015 Firefighters from all over the Island made their way to Comox this weekend for some live fire training sessions at the Comox Fire Training Centre.Comox Fire Chief Gord Schreiner says firefighters from areas like Port Hardy, Port McNeill, Alert Bay and Tofino took part in a 2-day certification course. //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/SCHREINER-1.wavSchreiner says the program has fighters going up against live fires in different scenarios at the Comox training centre to ensure they’re fully confident in their skills before heading out on the field. //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/SCHREINER-2.wavSchreiner says the next course is this coming weekend. It will cover survival training and rescue technique. He adds they’ll be busy at the training centre every weekend from now until next summer.