Virtual S-131 Firefighter Type I Fall 2021

Description

This is a National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) training course designed for individuals with wildland fire experience who are currently qualified as a Firefighter Type 2 (FFT2), and who desire to be qualified as a Firefighter Type 1 (FFT1) or Incident Commander Type 5 (ICT5) in the National Interagency Incident Management System: Wildland Fire Qualification System Guide (PMS 310-1).

This course will explore fireline reference materials, communications, tactical decision making, position responsibilities, and operational leadership.

Both the online and in-person trainings are required. Online training on your own. This material (pre-recorded lectures, readings, and quizzes) must be completed at your own pace via Canvas anytime between November 1 and November 14. Expect to invest approximately 8 hours. Participants must attend a live session via Zoom on November 16, 2021.

Contact Name: Meghan Lauer
Contact E-mail: nata@ifas.ufl.edu

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Date(s)

Nov 16, 2021 8:00 am to 12:30 pm
EST