S-110, Basic Wildland Fire Orientation, 2015

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Basic Wildland Fire Suppression Orientation is a video which provides essential information for personnel interested in wildland fire management. It may be used as a companion to S-130, Firefighter Training, and is particularly useful for indoctrination of non-fire management employees to the world of wildland fire. The video provides information on personal preparedness and responsibility, mobilization, incident procedures, proper clothing and equipment, and living conditions in wildland fire camps.


  • Provide new personnel and non-fire management employees with introductory information about wildland fire management.

Target Group

Personnel without previous wildland fire position experience.


S-110 is available as a blended online training and classroom instructor-led training.

Course Components and Hours to Complete

Course ComponentCourse Time
Pre-selection assessmentN/A
Pre-course workN/A
Online training15 minutes
Instructor-led trainingN/A
Total Hours15 minutes

Session Offerings

Nationally advertised course sessions can be found by searching for S-110 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


Course Access and Additional Course Information

Can be found at https://www.nwcg.gov/ under Training.


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