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Wildland Urban Interface: Fire-Adapted Communities — Developing a Community Wildfire Protection Plan, Course III F0639

Curriculum: Wildland Urban Interface
Training Specialist

Michael Weller

Delivery type
2-day off-campus
Continuing education units
ACE recommendation
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one semester hour in fire science, fire prevention, or public safety.

This two-day course empowers the student to facilitate successful integration of a Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) into the overall fire-adapted community initiative and provides the building blocks to develop, implement and sustain a CWPP over the long term.

Student pre-course materials and course syllabus:

Selection criteria

The target audience for this course may include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Fire and emergency service representatives.
  • Community leaders/decision-makers.
  • Commissioners, elected officials, and other local policymakers.
  • Code officials: building, planning, etc.
  • Environmental groups.
  • Land managers and foresters.
  • Other key local stakeholders.


Successful completion of "Wildland Urban Interface: Fire-Adapted Communities — Strategies for Developing a Fire-Adapted Community, Course II" (F/W0638).

Post-course requirements


Upcoming offerings

Submit FEMA Form 119-25-2 to the contact(s) listed below for the course offering you are interested in attending.
Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP Train-the-Trainer?
May 17 - 18, 2022 Forsyth, Georgia

Ike McConnell
Georgia Public Safety Training Center

Jorge Roque
Georgia Public Safety Training Center

Course coordination plan

Student comments

The material is relevant to any community in the WUI--good info.