Minnesota Fire Training Calendar

Year

Sponsor

Course
       

Online Courses

Course Number

Title

Sponsor

Location

Administrator

Remarks

IS-100

Introduction to ICS

FEMA

ONLINE

FEMA (Online)

Emergency Management Institute version of I-100

IS-200

Basic ICS

FEMA

ONLINE

FEMA (Online)

This course introduces students ICS 200 is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System (ICS). ICS-200 provides training on and resources for personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS.

IS-700

National Incident Management System: An Introduction

FEMA

ONLINE

FEMA (Online)

This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS). NIMS provides a consistent nationwide template to enable all government, private-sector, and nongovernmental organizations to work together during domestic incidents

IS-800

National Response Framework

FEMA

ONLINE

FEMA (Online)

The course introduces participants to the concepts and principles of the National Response Framework. If this course is required for your ICS qualifications, please be sure to forward a copy of your certificate to your agency training coordinator so it can be added to your IQS records.

S-110

Basic Wildland Fire Suppression Orientation

NWCG

ON-LINE

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

MN DNR students contact Todd Manley for supporting materials.

S-260

Interagency Incident Business Management

MNICS

ON-LINE

John Kelly

Note this course requires a reference document Interagency Incident Business Management Handbook NFES 2160. MNDNR students contact the course administrator if you would like a hard copy of the book shipped to you.

 

2014 Classroom Courses

Dates

Course
Number

Title

Sponsor

Location

Nominations Due

Administrator

Remarks

December 8-12, 2014

M-410

Facilitative Instructor

MNDNR

MIFC Grand Rapids, MN

2014-10-31

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

December 12-13, 2014

ICS-300

Intermediate Incident Command System

MNDNR

St. Peter FD, 227 West Mulberry St., St. Peter, MN

2014-12-04

Tom Romaine
507.359.6048

1. You must register for the ICS 300 course on the HSEM Training and Registration Tracking System (TRT). If you do not have an account, please go to HSEM???s website, click on the Training Tab and go to the Training & Registration Tracking (TRT) link to register at: https://dps.mn.gov/divisions/hsem/training/Pages/default.aspx. Approval typically takes 1-3 business days. You will receive an email with your User Name and Password. Note: If you do not provide your agency and role and only give a non-descript email account (Gmail, Hotmail, etc.) it is unlikely your account will be approved without a request to supply further information. 2. Important: Students should scan and send their prerequisite completion certificates (IS 100, 200, 700 and 800) prior to the course to HSEM.Training@state.mn.us. 3. Note: If a student is not in the HSEM TRT, they cannot receive a certificate. If a student has not turned in their prerequisite completion certificates to HSEM.Training@state.mn.us they wi

 

2015 Classroom Courses

Dates

Course
Number

Title

Sponsor

Location

Nominations Due

Administrator

Remarks

January 13-15, 2015

S-336

Tactical Decion Making in Wildland Fire

MNICS

MIFC Grand Rapids, MN

2014-11-28

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

January 20-23, 2015

RX-410

Smoke Management Techniques

MNICS

MIFC Trainig Room, Grand rapids, MN

2014-12-04

Debbie Hahn
218-327-4338

January 27-28, 2015

ICS-400

Advanced ICS

MNICS

MIFC Training

2015-01-09

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

February 2-6, 2015

S-404

Safety Officer

MNICS

MIFC Training Center Grand Rapids, MN

2015-01-16

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

February 10, 2015

RT-130 Instruct

Annual Fire Safety Refresher Instructor Handoff

MNDNR

MIFC Training Center, Grand Rapids, MN

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

Please Contact Terry Flatley at 218-322-2702 to sign up for this course

February 11-12, 2015

S-131 / S-133

Advanced Firefighter Training / Look Up, Look Down, Look Around

MNDNR

MIFC Training Center, Grand Rapids, MN

2015-02-13

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

February 18-20, 2015

RX-301

Prescribed Burn Plan Implementation

MNICS

MIFC Training Center Grand Rapids, MN

Debbie Hahn
218-327-4338

Nominations Due TBD

February 23, 2015

WCT (State)

Work Capacity Test

MNDNR

Rochester Community Technical College Sports Dome

2015-01-23

Jim Edgar
507.765.2740

MNDNR Personnel wishing to take this WCT need to send their completed Minnesota Work Capacity Test Nomination Form to Jim Edgar by _January 23, 2015 (1630 hours).

March 2-6, 2015

S-490

Advanced Wildland Fire Behavior Calculations

GLFFC

Madison Wisconsin

2015-01-30

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

March 9-13, 2015

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

Human Factors on the Fireline / Firefighter Training / Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior

MNDNR

DOT District 3 Lewis North Training Room, St Cloud MN

2015-01-16

Jason Kern
320-616-2450, ext. 230

The field day will be March 12th at Quarry Park. There will be no WCT offered with the course.

March 9-13, 2015

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

Human Factors on the Fireline / Firefighter Training / Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior

MNDNR

Bemidji, MN (NTC training room ).

2015-02-13

Bill J Glesener
218-308-2364

Contact Elizabeth Bourquin to sign up +1 (218) 308-2361 elizabeth.bourquin@state.mn.us

March 16-20, 2015

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

Human Factors on the Fireline / Firefighter Training / Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior

MNDNR

University of Minnesota

2015-02-20

Jim Wilson
507 333 2012 ext. 223

March 23-27, 2015

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

Human Factors on the Fireline / Firefighter Training / Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior

MNDNR

MIFC Grand Rapids, MN

2015-03-02

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

March 23-27, 2015

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

Human Factors on the Fireline / Firefighter Training / Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior

MNDNR

Preston Forestry Office, 912 Houston Street NW, Preston, MN

2015-03-06

Jim Edgar
507.765.2740

Registration begins at 0900 and class starts promptly at 0930 on 3/23/15. The Forestry Office is across the street from the Fillmore County Highway Dept. and Fillmore Co. Sheriff???s Office. No physical fitness testing is planned for this course. Fire gear is not necessary but students should come prepared for some field work with boots, gloves, eye and hearing protection and a hard hat. Come prepared for the weather as the field event is rarely postponed due to inclement weather.

April 6-10, 2015

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

Human Factors on the Fireline / Firefighter Training / Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior

MNDNR

Itasca State Park Interpretive Center

2015-03-16

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

June 1-5, 2015

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

Human Factors on the Fireline / Firefighter Training / Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior

MNWA

Wildland Fire Academy, Grand rapids, MN

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

Online Registration Adv Minnesota

June 1-5, 2015

S-133

Look Up, Look Down, Look Around

MNWA

MN Wildfire Academy, Grand Rapids MN

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

2 Sessions will be offered at the academy. Nominations open February 2015. via online registration through Advanced Minnesota.

October 26-30, 2015

RX-310

Introduction to Fire Effects

MNICS

MIFC Training Center Grand Rapids, MN

Debbie Hahn
218-327-4338

Nominations Due TBD

 


Questions about the calendar should be directed to your agency training representative:

Org.

Representative

Phone

Email

BIA

Bob Lintelmann

218-751-2011 ext. 406

robert.lintelmann@bia.gov

FEMA

FEMA (Online)

GLFFC

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

Todd.Manley@state.mn.us

LSC

Paula Castleman

1-800-232-8573

p.castleman@lsc.edu]

MNDNR

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

Todd.Manley@state.mn.us

MNICS

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

Todd.Manley@state.mn.us

MNWA

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

Todd.Manley@state.mn.us

NPS

Brenda Miles

218-283-6662

brenda_miles@nps.gov

TNC

Matt Graeve

218.575.3032

mgraeve@tnc.org

USFS

Debbie Hahn

218-327-4338

dhahn@fs.fed.us

USFWS

Chris Mursu

320.273.2247

Chris_Mursu@fws.gov