Wildland Fire Investigator INVF

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Fire PreventionEducation TeamLeader (PETL)Qualified As:PETMRequired Training:ICS-200ICS-300IS-800Fitness: N Fire PreventionEducation TeamMember (PETM)Qualified As:NoneRequired Training:ICS-100IS-700Fitness: N Wildland FireInvestigation TeamMember (INTM)Qualified As:INVFRequired Training:FI-310ICS-200Fitness: L Wildland FireInvestigator(INVF)Qualified As:NoneRequired Training:FI-210ICS-100IS-700Fitness: L

For information on how to interpret this chart, please review Position and Qualifications Chart Guidance.

INVF Qualification Requirements,

Required Training

Required Experience

  • Completion and Certification of NWCG Wildland Fire Investigator (INVF) Position Task Book (PMS 311-66)

Physical Fitness Level: Light

Duties mainly involve office-type work with occasional field activity characterized by light physical exertion requiring basic good health. Activities may include climbing stairs, standing, operating a vehicle, and long hours of work, as well as some bending, stooping, or light lifting. Individuals can usually govern the extent and pace of their physical activity.

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INVF Maintains Currency For These Positions


Other Training Which Supports Development Of Knowledge And Skills

  • ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents (ICS-200)
  • Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior (S-190)
  • Wildland Fire Observations and Origin Scene Protection for First Responders (FI-110)


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