Course: S-130/190Online: Basic Firefighter Field Day
Dates: September 21, 2013
Location: Minnesota Interagency Fire Center, Grand Rapids, MN
Sponsor: Minnesota Incident Command System
Course Description: Fire Exercise Day ??? Students and instructors will participate in several fire exercise activities. This module is a required component of the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) introductory firefighting course. Elements included in this field training are designed to reinforce course material with scenarios and field exercises. There will be an optional work capacity test (pack test) offered at the end of the training session.To succeed on the field day exercise, students must understand the concepts taught in modules 1 through 11 as documented by module certificates of completion.
Target Audience: Entry-level firefighters. Students utilizing this online training must be affiliated with an NWCG member agency (thru direct membership or agreement) or a member of a fire department.
Course Pre-work: Students must complete the following online courses (in order), and bring printed certificates to the field training:
Additional information and instructions for completing online courses is available once registration is received. If a high-speed internet connection is not available, contact the course administrator for a copy of the S130/S-190 courses on CD ROM.
Class Size: 40
Nominations Due: 2013-08-26