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.
The target audience for this course may include, but not be limited to, the following:
Fire and emergency service representatives.
Commissioners, elected officials, and other local policymakers.
Code officials: building, planning, etc.
Land managers and foresters.
Other key local stakeholders.
Incident Command System (ICS)-100-level and ICS-200-level training. Preferred courses are Q0462 and Q0463, available through NFA Online. Chief's signature attests that the applicant has completed this required training.
Successful completion of "Wildland Urban Interface: Fire-Adapted Communities — Strategies for Developing a Fire-Adapted Community, Course II" (F/W0638).