G-131, Wildland Training (FFT1) for Structural Firefighters

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Course Description

This course is designed to provide wildland firefighting skills (Firefighter Type 1) to structural firefighters who meet NFPA 1001 for Structural Firefighter 2 or equivalency. It is not available as a pre-packaged course. Instructors are required to assemble the Materials Required for Course Presentation below and teach according to the Course Outline. In order to receive credit for passing the course, students are required to pass the final exam contained in the S-131 course materials.

Course Objective:

  • Accurately use navigation tools and maps to identify location.
  • Describe the sizeup elements in a fire situation.
  • Identify position responsibilities and demonstrate the ability to apply principles of Operational Leadership found in the Incident Response Pocket Guide (IRPG), PMS 461.
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply tactical decision-making procedures.

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 training9
Total Hours9

Course Session Offerings

Not available at this time.

Course Required For:

None.

Course Recommended For:

Personnel who meet NFPA 1001 for Structural Firefighter Type 2, and are qualified as wildland Firefighter Type 2 (FFT2), desiring to be qualified as wildland Firefighter Type 1 (FFT1).

Prerequisite Qualifications and Training

Structural firefighters who meet NFPA 1001 for Structural Firefighter Type 2 and are qualified as wildland Firefighter Type 2 (FFT2).

Associated Position Task Books

Information not available at this time.

Functional Area: 
Operations
Page Last Modified / Reviewed: 
2018-11-09

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