S-372, Helicopter Management
This course prepares students to perform the job of Helicopter Manager (HMGB). Unit lectures supported by PowerPoint slides and graphics are designed to facilitate class discussion and group exercises. The final exercise gives students a realistic Helicopter Manager experience; in addition to answering test questions, the student completes necessary forms required by the position.
- Perform the tasks required of a Helicopter Manager (HMGB) trainee. Through simulation and exercises, students obtain the skill to competently and safely manage a helicopter to support incident and project helicopter operations.
Personnel desiring to be qualified as Helicopter Manager (HMGB).
S-372 is available as classroom instructor-led training.
Course Components and Hours to Complete
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Nationally advertised course sessions can be found by searching for S-372 on the National Wildland Fire Training website. Contact your local Training Officer for more information about local course sessions.
Prerequisite Qualifications and Training
Satisfactory performance as Helicopter Crewmember (HECM).
Regional, state, or area
Associated Position Task Books
Single Resource Boss: Crew, Heavy Equipment, Engine, Felling, Firing, Helicopter (PMS 311-13)