Fire Shelter Subcommittee

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Mission Statement

The Fire Shelter Subcommittee (FSSC) provides interagency leadership and oversight in all areas of fire shelter program management.

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  • Provide input to the National Training and Development Program (NTDP) regarding fire shelter specifications.
  • Support continuous improvement of fire shelters and the fire shelter program.
  • Assist with the development of fire shelter training.
  • Recommend and communicate fire shelter life-cycle standards.
  • Coordinate with NTDP and other pertinent entities to accomplish the subcommittee’s mission.
  • Communicate pertinent fire shelter information effectively.
  • Maintain a fire shelter website.

Guidance Documents

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Ted Mason
NWCG Coordinator: 
Tim Blake
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