Scott Wilkinson, a 28-year veteran of the fire and paramedic service, is the Senior Academy Officer for the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (WFPS). He is a Primary Care Paramedic and manages the WFPS officer and chief officer development programs. He is the developer and program manager of the WFPS R.P.A.S. program, the first 24/7 immediate response first responder drone program in Canada.
Scott also serves on the Board of Advisors for Drone Responders and works with the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs to advocate for Canadian emergency service RPAS providers. In addition to a Bachelor’s degree in physical education, he is an accredited Fire Officer and has extensive experience in fire investigations, incident command, strategy/tactics and peer support.
Scott also served as Deputy Chief of the Springfield Fire & Rescue Service where he was involved for over 23 years and managed the training and medical response programs.
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