Basic Wildland Firefighter Training
Date: August 12-16, 2013
Classroom Training: Waccasassa Forestry Center, Gainesville, Florida
Field Training: Ordway - Swisher Biological Station, Melrose, Florida
Tuition: $100 - Student registration
$125 - General registration
This course prepares the individual to participate in wildland fire management/fire suppression activities as a Firefighter Type II qualified fire crew.
- participants must complete the I-100 course online (2-4 hours of training) and bring proof of completion on August 12.
What to bring:
- I-100 completion certificate
- Lunch (lunch is only provided on Thursday, August 15 during the live fire exercise)
- 6 inch or higher leather boots
- Leather gloves
- PPE (optional)
Natural Areas Training Academy