Arkansas River Valley Wildland Fire Academy

Fire Operations in the WUI | S-215 | May 15th - 17th

Location Russellville, AR
Event Date(s) May 15, 2019 to May 17, 2019
Register By May 14, 2019 11:59pm CST

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Event Description

S-215 - Fire Operations in the WUI

 

This is an instructor-led course intended to be presented at the local level. Instructional units include firefighter safety in the interface, managing human factors in the interface, pre-incident planning, sizeup and initial strategy, structure triage, structure protection overview, tactics in the interface, tactical operations and resource use in the interface, action assessment, plan update, and after action review.

Fire Operations in the WUI | Cost: $125

All classes on Monday May 13th will begin at 0900 (CT).

All classes on Monday May 20th 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:

Designed to assist any emergency responders who will be planning for and making operational decisions during an interface incident. This course is for personnel desiring to be qualified as incident commander type 4 (ICT4), task force leader (TFLD), or any strike team leader.

Course Prerequisites:

  • Qualified as a firefighter type 1 (FFT1).

Source: 

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

Course Coordinator:

Tony Collins
National Park Service
Ph: 870-577-2340
Email: Tony_Collins@nps.gov