RT-130, Wildland Fire Safety Training Annual Refresher (WFSTAR)
Core Component(s): Local Topics;
Fire and Aviation Operational Safety;
Human Factors, Communication and Decision Making
Estimated Delivery Time: 45:00; Video Length: 14:09
Understand the goals of wildland fire management on Army installations and the unique operating environment, including non-traditional challenges and safety concerns wildland fire resources may face.
- Review the video and module tools.
- Consider additional activities and discussion questions pertaining to the installation and agency.
- The suggested activity includes reviewing the Military Installation In-Briefing Pocket Card and incorporating it into the discussion.
Facilitating the Discussion
- Show the video.
- Distribute the Military Installation In-Briefing Pocket Card (if using).
- Facilitate a small or large group discussion using the following discussion questions.
- What are the primary goals of wildland fire management on Army installations?
- What are some of the unique briefing topics relevant to military installations that are not normally covered in your Incident Response Pocket Guide (IRPG), PMS 461?
- How may driving conditions and routes of travel be different on military installations?
- Why is awareness of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) so important to ensuring a safe operating environment? How do UXOs affect situational awareness and operational tactics?
- What are some types of military vehicles you may encounter on a military installation? How can you increase safety when working around military vehicles?
- What is information security and why is it important to respect the information security rules outlined during a briefing?
- Review the Military Installation In-Briefing Pocket Card, if using.
- Document: Military Installation In-Briefing Pocket Card
- Publication: Incident Response Pocket Guide (IRPG), PMS 461, Unexploded Ordnance Safety
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