Initial Attack Dispatcher

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IADP Qualification Requirements,

Required Training

  • Basic Firefighter Training:
    • Introduction to ICS (ICS-100)
    • Human Factors in the Wildland Fire Service (L-180)
    • Firefighter Training (S-130)
    • Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior (S-190)
  • ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents (ICS-200)‚Äč

Required Experience

  • Satisfactory performance as an Expanded Dispatch Recorder (EDRC)
  • AND Completion and Certification of NWCG Initial Attack Dispatcher (IADP) Position Task Book (PMS 311-60)

Physical Fitness Level: None Required

Position does not require a physical fitness level.

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Other Training Which Supports Development Of Knowledge And Skills

  • Initial Attack Dispatcher (D-311)
  • Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior (S-290)


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