Course Detail: WIFIFSINTRO.20 - Wildland Intro to Fire S130/S190/L180

Total of 4 days for all 3 coursesS130/S190/L180 - Introduction to Wildland Firefighting (8am - 5pm). Instructor lead course in classroom with ZOOM option (Bryan Sumpter, Instructor).

  • Explain what the LCES (Lookouts, Communications, Escape Routes, and Safety Zones) system isand how it relates to the Standard Firefighting Orders.
  • Construct fireline to required standards using various methods.
  • Strengthen, reinforce, and use holding actions on a fireline.
  • Extinguish the fire with or without the use of water.
  • Completeassigned tasks in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Describe the purpose of theStandard Firefighting Orders and Watch Out Situations.
  • Describe the various communicationmethods and tools used for collecting, producing, and distributing information.
  • Describe the standards, tools and equipment, and various methods used in fireline construction.?

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