Basic Wildland Firefighter Training (S130/190)
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 8:00 AM - Friday, August 10, 2012 at 5:00 PM (EDT)
This course prepares the individual to participate in wildland fire management/fire suppression activities as a Firefighter Type II qualified fire crew.
Participants must complete the online training prior to August 6. (http://training.nwcg.gov/courses/i100.html)
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday will be classroom instruction at Newins-Ziegler Hall in Gainesville; Thursday will be an all-day field exercise at Orway-Swisher Biological Station. A full course agenda is available on the NATA workshop calendar.
What to bring:
- 6 inch or higher leather boots
- Leather gloves
- Lunch (lunch is provided on Thursday August 9th during the live fire exercise)
We hope to see you there!
Please contact the workshop coordinator with any questions.