S-230, Crew Boss (Single Resource), 2012

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Pre-Course Work

This instructor-led course has pre-course work (estimate 2 hours). Additional information about the course can be found on the Overview page.


  1. Complete the student profile form and submit to the course coordinator or lead instructor prior to class.
  2.  Complete the pre-course work questionnaire. You will need to use the Incident Response Pocket Guide, PMS 461.  Bring completed questionnaire to class.

Reference Materials

Single Resource Boss Position Task Book, PMS 311-13 Bring to class.

Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide, PMS 210 Bring to class.


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