S-430, Operations Section Chief, 2006

S-430 Decorative banner: Three photos of wildland fire operations. An operation section chief discusses information on a mobile tablet with two other firefighters. Two operations section chiefs review and write on maps spread out in front of them. A firefighter points to the distance giving instructions to another firefighter.

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Certification Date:

2006-02

Previous Certification Date(s):

1996-04

Course Components:

TitleNFES NumberProduct DateTypeDistributionPrevious Edition
S-430 Instructor Guide
002830
2006-02
Instructor Guide
Cache
1996-04
S-430 CD-ROM Course Materials
002832
2006-02
CD Rom
Cache
1996-04
S-430 DVD "Hall Fire Agency Administrator's Briefing"
002833
2006-02
DVD
Cache
1996-04
S-430 Student Workbook
002831
2006-02
Student Workbook
Cache
1996-04

 

The NWCG Risk and Complexity Assessment (RCA) will replace the NWCG Complexity Analysis and NWCG Organizational Needs Assessment beginning in January, 2014. The following table illustrates the changes to this course. The RCA is available for download at: https://www.nwcg.gov/publications/210.
Table showing the course revisions for S-430.

 Optional materials have been developed to enhance the students understanding of the Wildland Fire Decision Support System (WFDSS) relative to the Operations Section Chief position. Instructors who choose to use the optional materials to enhance the course should be familiar with the lesson and its contents and determine how it will be used in the course. The materials are available here: http://wfdss.usgs.gov/wfdss/WFDSS_NWCG_WFDSS.shtml.

Applies to 2006 Version.

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Page Last Modified / Reviewed: 
2020-01-28

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