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-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.

 

2018 Classroom Courses

Dates

Course
Number

Title

Sponsor

Location

Nominations Due

Administrator

Remarks

March 30, 2018

WCT (State)

Work Capacity Test

MNDNR

Park Rapids MN

2018-03-28

Brad Witkin
218-732-3309

Time is 1000.

April 21, 2018

WCT (State)

Work Capacity Test

MNDNR

Hibbing Tanker Base, 10956 Hwy 37, Hibbing MN

2018-04-19

Kirk M Johnson
218-231-8054

Notify Hibbing Airtanker Base Dispatch 218-231-8050 or Kirk Johnson prior to April 19th to sign up, so we can arrange for enough pack vests to be on hand. Bring a pack vest from your home area if possible. Arrive at the Hibbing Tanker Base by 09:30 to complete paperwork and allow time to stretch, before taking the test. Use the intercom at the gate or call Base dispatch at 218-231-8050 and someone will buzz you into the base. Dress for the weather and bring proper footwear. Backup date for inclement weather is April 28, 2018.

April 26, 2018

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

USFS

Lacroix Ranger District, 320 N Hwy 53, Cook MN

Jamie Chopp
218-666-0048

Start time is 1100. Contact Jamie Chopp well in advance of the RT-130 date.

April 26, 2018

WCT (Federal)

Work Capacity Test

USFS

Virginia High School Track, Virginia MN

Jamie Chopp
218-666-0048

Start time is 0900. Contact Jamie Chopp well in advance of the WCT date.

May 10, 2018

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

USFS

Kawishiwi Ranger District, 1393 Hwy 169, Ely MN

Mike Klick
218-365-7568

Start time is 1100. Contact Mike Klick well in advance of the RT-130 date.

May 10, 2018

WCT (Federal)

Work Capacity Test

USFS

Trezona Trail, Ely MN

Mike Klick
218-365-7568

Start time is 0900. Contact Mike Klick well in advance of the WCT date.

FULL

EL LOGS

Entry level Logistics Workshop

MNDNR

MIFC - Grand Rapids, MN

Adam Fisher
218-386-1304 x 308

Time is 0900 - 1530. Contact Adam Fisher for more information on this Logistics Workshop at 218-386-1304 x 308 or [email protected]

June 4-8, 2018

MN WF Academy

Minnesota State Wildfire Academy

MNICS

Itasca Community College Grand Rapids, MN

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

To register for wildfire academy courses please visit MNICS.org

FULL

S-212

Wildfire Powersaws

MNDNR

Warroad MN

Adam Fisher
218-386-1304 x 308

 


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

Org.

Representative

Phone

Email

BIA

Bob Lintelmann

218-751-2011 ext. 406

[email protected]

CPF

Mike Rice

218.547.6002x117

[email protected]

DMA

Jason Linkert

320-616-2723

[email protected]

FEMA

FEMA (Online)

GLFFC

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

[email protected]

ICC

Lee Kessler

218-322-2356

[email protected]

LSC

Paula Castleman

1-800-232-8573

[email protected]]

MNDNR

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

[email protected]

MNICS

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

[email protected]

MNWA

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

[email protected]

NPS

Brenda Miles

218-283-6662

[email protected]

TNC

Matt Graeve

218.575.3032

[email protected]

USFS

Debbie Hahn

218-322-2707

[email protected]

USFWS

Troy Boschee

218-736-0642

[email protected]