WHAT YEAR WERE YOU A CAP TEAM MEMBER?
TELL US ABOUT YOUR CAREER PATH SINCE LEAVING THE CAP TEAM.
I went to the JIBC and joined the Ambulance.
WHAT IS YOUR CURRENT JOB TITLE?
Primary Care Paramedic.
WHAT WERE YOUR CAREER GOALS WHEN YOU STARTED WITH THE CAP TEAM?
HOW DO YOU FEEL YOUR EXPERIENCE ON THE CAP TEAM HELPED YOU ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS?
It taught me to adapt to changes and to keep open to new ideas.
WHAT WAS THE MOST VALUABLE SKILL LEARNED ON THE JOB?
Learning to talk to a variety of people in a variety of situations, time management and attention to details.
WHAT WAS YOUR FAVOURITE PART OF THE PROGRAM?
My CAP teammates. 2 best friends from that summer that I still see and we always bring up memories from that summer and tell stories over again.
WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU OFFER CURRENT AND FUTURE CAP TEAM MEMBERS?
Have fun. This job is one of the greatest experiences of my life and if you take some chances and enjoy yourself you’ll have friends and memories forever.
Our CAP Team Program is one of the KCBIA’s key programs. Since starting the program in 2004, we have had over 90 youth participate in the program. We are proud of what our CAP Team Members have achieved and wanted to share their successes and how being a part of such a great program helped them throughout their career. The Where Are They Now Series gives you a chance to catch up with past CAPies and see what they are up to!