Course: S-131: Advanced Firefighter Training

Dates: January 31 - February 1, 2018

Location: MIFC Grand Rapids MN

Sponsor: Minnesota Incident Command System

Course Description: Firefighter Type 1, S-131, is an eight-hour course designed to meet the training needs of the Firefighter Type 1 (FFT1)and Incident Commander Type 5 (ICT5). This course is designed to be interactive in nature. It contains several tactical decision games designed to facilitate learning the objectives and class discussion. Topics include: fireline reference materials, communications, and tactical decision making.


  • Demonstrate the ability to use fireline reference tools to facilitate the communication and decision making processes.
  • Describe how to incorporate and maintain open lines of communication with appropriate personnel
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply the standard operating procedures found in the Incident Response Pocket Guide.
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply information found in the Fireline Handbook.

Target Audience: Firefighter Type 1

Course Prerequisites: Qualified as a firefighter type 2 (FFT2).

Course Pre-work:

Class Size: 24

Tuition: None

Nominations Due: 2018-01-05


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]