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Doyle Conner Building

Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

1911 SW 34th ST

Gainesville, FL 32608

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Training Course: S-131 Firefighter Type 1

Firefighter Type 1 is a suggested National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) training course designed for individuals with wildland fire experience and currently qualified as a FFT2 desiring 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).

Note: S-133 is no longer offered and material has been combined into the S-131 course.

This course is designed to be interactive in nature. It contains several tactical decision games designed to facilitate learning the objectives and class discussion. Topics include fireline reference materials, communications, and tactical decision making.

*Participants should have wildland fire experience and completed S-130/190 (Basic Wildland Firefighter) prior to this course; must bring their own IRPG*



When/Where:

  • One day in-person classroom training on June 13th at Doyle Conner Building in Gainesville FL, 8:15am to 5pm.

Registration Fee:

  • $75 (does not include lodging)

  • Registration DEADLINE: May 15th (or until capacity is reached!)

Lodging:

  • Participants are responsible for securing their own lodging. UF/IFAS discounts are available in Gainesville for this event (information provided at checkout)

Meals:

  • Participants are responsible for bringing their own lunch. Coffee, water, and snacks will also be provided throughout the training.



Payment:

Must be processed through the Eventbrite website at the time of registration, there are 2 payment options:

  1. Pay with a CREDIT CARD online at the time of registration on the Eventbrite website; the confirmation email contains your reciept.

  2. Pay by CHECK* via mail by requesting an INVOICE at the time of registration on the Eventbrite site (the invoice will be emailed to you within 2 days; the payment is due within 10 days and no later than May 15th).

*If you intend to pay by credit card, do NOT select the invoice option - those selecting the invoice option that later wish to pay by credit card will be required to re-register and will be placed on the waitlist if the course is at capacity.

All cancellation requests are subject to a $25 fee; NO refunds will be offered after registration closes (May 15th)




NOTE: S-215 Fire Operations in the Wildland/Urban Interface will be held in the same location on June 14-15th. Register on Eventbrite: https://naturalareastrainingacademy_s215_wui.eventbrite.com



For more information, contact:

Shelly Johnson, Workshop Coordinator

Natural Areas Training Academy

(850) 875-7153

nata@ifas.ufl.edu

http://wec.ufl.edu/nata

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1911 SW 34th ST

Gainesville, FL 32608

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