G-330, Wildland Training (STEN) for Structural Firefighters, 2008

G-330 Decorative banner. Three photos of wildland fire operations. Two fire engines at night with their lights on sit in a dirt area while crews fight flames in background. Two fire engines approach heavy flames while firefighter walks beside truck. A firefighter makes notes in a notebook as he stands next to the back of a fire engine in heavy smoke.

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This course is designed to provide wildland firefighting skills (Strike Team Leader Engine) to experienced lieutenants, captains, or chief officers who meet NFPA 1021 for fire officer 2 or equivalent. 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 exams contained on the S-215 and S-330 CDs.


At the completion of this course structural fire officers will:

  • Demonstrate the ability to apply the Risk Management Process found in the Incident Response Pocket Guide (IRPG) PMS 461 to various incidents.
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply appropriate tactics with assigned resources organized into strike teams or task forces.
  • Describe how to safely and effectively operate in a wildland urban interface incident when performing structure triage using strategy and tactics unique to the wildland urban interface environment.

Target Group

Structural firefighter lieutenants, captains, and chief officers, who meet NFPA 1021 for Fire Officer 2, desiring to be qualified as wildland Strike Team Leader, Engine (STEN).


G-330 is available as classroom instructor-led training.

Course Components and Hours to Complete

Course ComponentCourse Time
Pre-course workN/A
Pre-selection assessmentN/A
Online trainingN/A
Instructor-led training11.5
Total Hours11.5

Session Offerings

Information not available at this time.

Prerequisite Qualifications and Training

Structural firefighter lieutenants, captains, and chief officers, who meet NFPA 1021 for Fire Officer 2, are qualified as wildland Engine Boss (ENGB), and who have taken G-131 and G-231.

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