Arkansas River Valley Wildland Fire Academy

Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior | S-290 | May 21st - 24th

Location Russellville, AR
Event Date(s) May 21, 2018 to May 24, 2018
This event has been completed.

Event Description

S-290 - Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior


This is a classroom-based skills course designed to prepare the prospective fireline supervisor to undertake safe and effective fire management operations. It is the second course in a series that collectively serves to develop fire behavior prediction knowledge and skills. Fire environment differences are discussed as necessary; instructor should stress local conditions.

Fire Operations in the WUI | Cost: $150

All classes on Monday May 14th will begin at 0900 (CT).

All classes on Monday May 21st will begin that day at 0900 (CT).

On all other days, classes will begin at 0800 (CT).

Classes are scheduled to end each day by 1700 (CT).


Target Group:

Personnel desiring to be qualified as any single resource boss or fire effects monitor (FEMO).

Course Prerequisites:

  • Successful completion of Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior (S-190).


PMS 901-1 - Field Manager's Course Guide - March 2016

Course Coordinator:

Robert Murphy
Arkansas Forestry Commission