S-290: Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior – Alameda County FS 25 – January, 2019

///S-290: Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior – Alameda County FS 25 – January, 2019
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NOTE: this class is offered on a shift schedule format.   Students will have to coordinate with the instructor to ensure all class hours are completed.   Dates are:  January 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16.

Designed For

Personnel desiring to be qualified as ANY SINGLE resources boss or fire effect monitor.

This class is by far THE most important class you can take.  Understanding fire behavior is critical for all firefighters.  You want to take this class from an instructor who is an FBAN 5 and that has expert knowledge with fire behavior.  You do not want to take this class from a community college instructor who does not have the same qualifications.

Prerequisites

S-190

Certification

California State Fire Training Certificate

Course Details

Dress is casual, but respectful and uniforms are okay. Bring a laptop computer with you to class each day. Student materials will be on flash-drives.

Course Description

This is classroom-based skills course designed to prepare the prospective fireline supervisor to undertake safe and effective fire management operations.  It is the second course in a series that collectively serves to develop fire behavior prediction knowledge and skill sets.  Fire environment differences are discussed as necessary; instructor will stress the local fire behavior conditions.

If you want to improve your fire behavior experience, knowledge, skill sets and abilities to keep you out of trouble then this class is a must attend.

PRE-COURSEWORK: Once you register for this class you’ll be provided a link where you can download the pre-coursework.  You can also download course materials that will assist you in the completion of the pre-coursework.  Your pre-coursework shall be completed prior to the first day of class. 

S290 pre-coursework

Fire Behavior Models

 

 

 

 

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