Course: S-339: Division/group Supervisor

Dates: February 21-23, 2018

Location: MIFC Grand Rapids MN

Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Course Description: This course prepares students to perform in the role of division/group supervisor. It will provide instruction in support of the specific tasks of the division/group supervisor, but will not instruct the student in general management/supervision or in the incident command system (ICS), both of which the student should learn through prerequisite work. Topics include: division/group management, organizational interaction, division operations, all-hazard operations, and tactical decision games (optional). There is a final examination in this course.


  • At the successful completion of this course, the student will demonstrate an understanding of the duties required of a division/group supervisor in preparation for completing position task book elements.

Target Audience: Personnel desiring to be qualified as a division/group supervisor (DIVS).

Course Prerequisites: Qualified as a task force leader (TFLD)


qualified as an incident commander type 3 (ICT3)


qualified as an incident commander type 4 (ICT4) and in any two strike team leader positions (one must be STCR or STEN).

Course Pre-work:

Class Size: 24

Tuition: none

Nominations Due: 2017-12-15


Send nominations via your agency training representative to:
Todd Manley
Minnesota Interagency Fire Center
402 SE 11th
Grand Rapids MN, 55744
218.322.2683 (Office)
[email protected]