The S-495 Course Unit provides national leadership in geospatial fire analysis training as required for the Long Term Analyst position to support wildland fire management.
- Establish and maintain training goals and skills assessments.
- Coordinate training delivery among Steering Committee, Fire Behavior Subcommittee, and National Advanced Fire Resource Institute (NAFRI, who provides Course Coordinator).
- Develop training materials to address current wildland fire management direction and decision making.
- Provide advanced geospatial fire analysis, interpretation and application skill based on the best available science.