Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Basic Wildland Firefighter Training

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. 
What to bring:
Classroom training:
  • I-100 completion certificate
  • Lunch (lunch is only provided on Thursday, August 15 during the live fire exercise)
Field training:
  • 6 inch or higher leather boots
  • Leather gloves
  • PPE (optional)
For more information contact:
Natural Areas Training Academy
(850) 875-7153