National Wildfire Coordinating Group

RT-340, HRSP Refresher Workshop, NA

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Human Resource Specialist (HRSP) Refresher Training should be designed to provide up-to-date HRSP information to employees holding HRSP qualifications per the NIMS: Wildland Fire Qualification System Guide, PMS 310-1. This triennial workshop should contain content and skill building pertinent to agency policies and the duties of the position.

Recommended Resources

Human Resources Specialist Information

Target Group

Personnel holding Incident Command System (ICS) qualifications requiring HRSP Refresher Training according to the NIMS: Wildland Fire Qualification System Guide, PMS 310-1.

Prerequisite Qualifications and Training

Qualified as Human Resource Specialist (HRSP).

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.



RT-340 is available as classroom instructor-led 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 16
Total Hours 16

Course Level

Regional, state, or area

Minimum Instructor Qualifications

It is recommended that the coordinator be a geographic area HRSP coordinator and that instructors be fully qualified as Human Resource Specialist (HRSP).

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


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