S-245, Display Processor

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Course Description

This course provides students with the skills necessary to perform as a Display Processor (DPRO). Topics include general roles and responsibilities and how to assist the Situation Unit Leader with producing incident maps, inputs for the Incident Status Summary, (ICS-209), and other incident products. The final exam is 3 hours. For pre-course work, students need to read specific chapters in Basic Land Navigation, PMS 475.

Course Objective:

  • Collect and evaluate information to produce maps, ICS-209 inputs, and other incident products within established guidelines and timeframes.

Course Delivery

Information not available at this time.

Course Components

Course ComponentCourse Time
Pre-course workN/A
Pre-selection assessment2
Online trainingN/A
Instructor-led training8
Total Hours10

Course Session Offerings

Nationally advertised course sessions can be found by searching for S-245 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 Recommended For:

Personnel desiring to be qualified as Display Processor (DPRO).

Prerequisite Qualifications and Training

Satisfactory completion of pre-course work.

Associated Position Task Books

Information not available at this time.

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

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