S-110, Basic Wildland Fire Orientation

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Course Description

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.

Course Objective:

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

Course Delivery

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Course Components

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

Course 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 or Geographic Area Training Representative for more information about local course sessions.

Course Required For:

None

Course is Recommended For:

Personnel without previous wildland fire position experience.

Prerequisite Qualifications and Training

None

Associated Position Task Books

Information not available at this time.

Functional Area: 
Fire-Environment
Page Last Modified / Reviewed: 
2018-11-09

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