June 16, 2020; registration opens in March
S-131 is a suggested National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) training course designed for individuals with wildland fire experience and currently qualified as a FFT2 desiring to be qualified as a FFT1 or Incident Commander Type 5 (ICT5) in the National Interagency Incident Management System: Wildland Fire Qualification System Guide (PMS-310-1).
*Note: S-133 is no longer offered and content has now been merged into the S-131 course.
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.
*Participants should have wildland fire experience and completed S-130/190 (Basic Wildland Firefighter) prior to this course, and must bring their own IRPG.*
One day in-person classroom training at the Florida Farm Bureau Building in Gainesville, FL.
Participants are responsible for securing their own lodging. UF/IFAS discounts are available in Gainesville for this event.
Meghan Lauer, Workshop Coordinator
Natural Areas Training Academy