Fire Effects Monitor
FEMO Qualification Requirements
- RT-130, Wildland Fire Safety Training Annual Refresher (WFSTAR)
- S-290, Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior
- Satisfactory performance as a Firefighter Type 2 (FFT2)
- AND Completion and Certification of NWCG Fire Effects Monitor (FEMO) Position Task Book, PMS 311-30
Physical Fitness Level: Moderate
Duties involve fieldwork requiring complete control of all physical faculties and may include considerable walking over irregular ground, standing for long periods of time, lifting 25 to 50 pounds, climbing, bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching. Occasional demands may be required for moderately strenuous activities in emergencies over long periods. Individuals usually set their own work pace.