P-310, Fire Prevention Education Team Member, 2006

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This intermediate level course was developed as part of a multi-course national curriculum covering wildland fire prevention and is designed to enhance the skills and knowledge needed for personnel to participate on a National Fire Prevention and Education Team (NFPET).


To develop the skills and knowledge necessary to perform, in the field, as a member of a NFPET.

  • Organization
  • Mobilization
  • Components of a NFPET assignment
  • Bringing “it” all together
  • Make “it” happen

Target Group

Designed to provide intermediate level fire prevention principles and activities and provide references for personnel wanting to serve as a member of a NFPET. It is also useful for fire prevention specialists, fire managers, public information officers, and others who have wildland fire prevention, education, or mitigation responsibilities or who may host a NFPET.


P-310 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 training32
Total Hours32

Session Offerings

Nationally advertised course sessions can be found by searching for P-310 on the National Wildland Fire Training website. Contact your local Training Officer for more information about local course sessions.

Prerequisite Qualifications and Training


Course Level

Regional, state, or area


Functional Area: 
Prevention and Investigation
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