FI-110, Wildland Fire Observations and Origin Scene Protection for First Responders

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Course Description

The primary emphasis of this course is to teach sound wildland fire observations and origin scene protection practices that enable first responders to a wildland fire scene to perform proper origin scene protection procedures. The course is presented by short lectures, electronic presentations, exercises, and class discussion.

Course Objective:

  • List various causes of wildland fires and their cause indicators.
  • Perform the basic procedures and techniques needed to provide witness/observer information to fire investigators.
  • Identify and protect wildland fire origin areas.

Course Delivery

Information not available at this time.

Course Components

Course ComponentCourse Time
Pre-course workN/A
Pre-selection assessmentN/A
Online trainingN/A
Instructor-led training6
Total Hours6

Course Session Offerings

Nationally advertised course sessions can be found by searching for FI-110 on the National Wildland Fire Training website. Contact your local Training Officer or Geographic Area Training Representative for more information about local course sessions.

Course Required For:

None.

Course Recommended For:

Recommended training for all first responders, including Single Resource Bosses, law enforcement officers, prevention technicians, and field resource personnel.

Prerequisite Qualifications and Training

None.

Associated Position Task Books

None.

Functional Area: 
Prevention and Investigation
Page Last Modified / Reviewed: 
2018-11-09

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