S-378, Aerial Supervision, 2009
The purpose of the S-378, Aerial Supervision (Pre-Course Work), is to demonstrate knowledge of aerial supervision, roles and responsibilities, administration, aerial firefighting strategy and tactics, incident aircraft operations, all-hazard incidents, and safety (estimate 3 hours) and a pre-selection assessment (estimate 1 hr.).
Additional information about the course can be found on the Overview page.
The Pre-Course Work is available in the NWCG Wildland Fire Learning Portal (WFLP). Log on as a guest to search for this course or go directly to https://wildlandfirelearningportal.net/course/view.php?id=989.
- Wildland Fire Incident Management Guide, PMS 210
- Incident Response Pocket Guide, PMS 461
- DOI Office of Aviation Services (OAS)
- USFS Contracting
- NWCG Standards for Airspace Coordination, PMS 520
- National Interagency Mobilization Guide (NFES 002092)
Note: Also review your Geographic Area Mobilization Guide.
These materials are for instructor-led delivery.
Click the individual links to download material or download all materials in one zip file (note zip file is 113 MB).
The Instructor Guide may contain references to appendices with presentations, exams, or ordering information. All materials from the course CD/DVD/USB are available here under the appropriate content title. While the CD/DVD/USB for this course is no longer sold through the cache, other materials might be. Reference the NWCG NFES Catalog - Part 2: Publications, PMS 449-2.
Final Simulation and Exam
Course Coordinators, Lead Instructors or Unit Training Officers may email email@example.com for access to the final simulation, final exam, and answer key. The request must come from an official NWCG partner email address.