National Wildfire Coordinating Group

Air Support Group Supervisor

ASGS decorative banner: photos depicting ASGS position. ASGS Position Description: The Air Support Group Supervisor (ASGS) reports to the Air Operations Branch Director (AOBD) and is responsible for planning and oversight of incident aircraft support functions (helibase, helispot and Fixed Wing Air Bases).

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ASGS Qualification Requirements

Required Training

Required Experience

  • Satisfactory performance as a Helibase Manager (HEBM)
  • AND Completion and Certification of NWCG Air Support Group Supervisor (ASGS) Position Task Book, PMS 311-19

Physical Fitness Level: None Required

Position does not require a physical fitness level.

These Positions Maintain Currency For ASGS

  • Air Operations Branch Director (AOBD)
  • Area Command Aviation Coordinator (ACAC)

ASGS Maintains Currency For These Positions

  • Air Operations Branch Director (AOBD)
  • Helibase Manager (HEBM)
  • Helicopter Manager, Single Resource (HMGB)

Other Training Which Supports Development Of Knowledge And Skills

ASGS Position Endorsement Requirements, 2022

Required Additional Training

  • None Required

Required Additional Experience

Physical Fitness Level: None Required

Alternative Pathways to NWCG Qualification




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