National Wildfire Coordinating Group

S-290, Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior, 2007

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Course Materials

These materials are for instructor-led delivery.

This instructor-led course consists of pre-course work (est. 5 hrs).  


This instructor-led course has pre-course work and a pre-selection assessment (estimate 5 hours). Additional information about the course can be found on the Overview page.


  1. Complete the pre-course work.
  2. Complete the pre-selection assessment (.docx) (pre-qualifying test).
    • You must obtain a score of 70% or higher to pass the pre-selection assessment in order to attend the course.
  3. Use the reference materials below to complete the pre-course work and pre-selection assessment.

Reference Materials

Click the individual links to download material or download materials in one zip file (400 MB).

These materials are in the process of being updated. As a result, the materials below may not be accessible. Please contact NWCG if you need assistance having the documents read.


Final Exam

Contact your course coordinator or email for access to the final exam and answer key.


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