National Wildfire Coordinating Group

P-310, Fire Prevention Education Team Member, 2021

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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 Education Team (NFPET).


The student will demonstrate the skills necessary to perform the field applications of the position of Fire Prevention Education Team Member.

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 an NFPET.

Prerequisite Qualifications and Training


Session Offerings

Sessions of this course may be available in the NWCG Wildland Fire Learning Portal (WFLP). Enrollment requires an account. Log on as a guest to search for session offerings of this course and to view other public content. To search for a specific course, use the FIND LEARNING menu at the top of the page, then select UPCOMING COURSES. To view Geographic Area training schedules, select the specific GEOGRAPHIC AREA information using the drop-down menu at the top of the page. Contact your local Training Officer for more information about local course sessions.



P-310 is available as instructor-led (classroom) training.

Course Components and Hours to Complete

Course Component Course Time
Pre-course work N/A
Pre-selection assessment N/A
Online training N/A
Instructor-led training 30
Total Hours 30

Course Level

Regional, state, or area

Minimum Instructor Qualifications

All instructors must have a wide range of wildfire prevention experience.

See NWCG Standards for Course Delivery, PMS 901-1, Instructor Standards for more information.

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