Spring 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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FIRE 1050    Rapid Intervention Crew Tactics    .5-1 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 5 hours LEC ; 19 hours LAB
Description: This course provides essential basic training components for all structural firefighters to operate as members of a Rapid Intervention Crew. Topics include identifying causes of firefighter injuries and fatalities at structure fires, describing and preventing common fire ground errors that have caused injuries or fatalities, demonstrating self-survival knowledge and techniques, demonstrating and applying firefighter rescue and self-survival techniques. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 03-Feb 04
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31751 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 17-Feb 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31753 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 24-Feb 25
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31755 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.


FIRE 1052    Incident Command System (I-200)    .5 Units

Prerequisite: Fire Technology 51.
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 4 hours LAB
Description: This class introduces the basic components of the Incident Command System used to manage all types of emergency incidents. This management system includes common structure, responsibilities and terminology used on incidents at the local, state and federal levels.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 10-Jan 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31304 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 18-Apr 19
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31821 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/


FIRE 1053    Incident Command System (I-300)    1 Unit

Prerequisite: FIRE 1052.
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 2 hours LAB
Description: Intermediate ICS provides expanded description and detail of the organization and operation of the Incident Command System, management of resources, position descriptions (including the Air Operations organization), and essential principles for incident and event planning. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 12-Jan 14
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31306 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 20-Apr 22
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31823 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/


FIRE 1054    Incident Command System (I-400)    1 Unit

Prerequisite: FIRE 1053.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course provides in-depth training in the Incident Command System and its components. This course provides the necessary training needed to manage and command large scale complex incidents, as well as the knowledge to develop organizational structures. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 22-Feb 24
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30845 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, May 03-May 04
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31825 Textbook


FIRE 1056    Basic Wildland Firefighter Training (S-130)    1 Unit

Prerequisite: FIRE 1055.
Hours: 23 hours LEC ; 9 hours LAB
Description: This course provides new firefighters with basic wildland firefighting skills. It also provides the knowledge needed to identify basic weather conditions, topography, fuels, and their effect on fire behavior.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 25-Jan 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30779 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-Mar 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30781 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 26-Apr 03
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30783 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/


FIRE 1058    Basic Air Operations (S-270)    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: FIRE 1052 and 1055.
Hours: 16 hours LEC
Description: This course covers aircraft types and capabilities, aviation management and safety, tactical and logistical uses of aircraft, and requirements for helicopter take-off and landing areas. Topics include the four types of helicopters and air tankers and the criteria that make up each type. Also included are safe firefighting conduct operations when aircraft are being used. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 17-Mar 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31816 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/


FIRE 1067    Advanced Firefighter Training (S-131)    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: FIRE 1055.
Hours: 8 hours LEC
Description: This course provides advanced training in wildland firefighting skills with an emphasis on safety and tactics. This is suggested training for firefighters who wish to become qualified at first level supervisory positions. This course also meets the training requirements for Advanced Firefighter/Squad Boss and Incident Commander Type 5. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 24-Mar 24
Th        08:00AM-04:20PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30785 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, May 14-May 14
Sa        08:00AM-04:20PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30786 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/


FIRE 1070    Helicopter Operations Management (S-371) (S-372)    1.5-2 Units

Prerequisite: USDA 1058 and 1070.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 6 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to standardize training in the knowledge and skills required to manage a helibase and helicopter operation. Topics include aviation, policy contracting, dispatching, procedures, risk management, operations, radio communications, emergency operations, and practical exercises. This course may be taken twice for credit on a different topic. Credit/No Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 28-Mar 04
Helibase Manager (S-371)
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30851 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Helicopter Manager (S-372)
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30852 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/


FIRE 1071    Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior (S-290)    2 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the firefighter with the knowledge to predict wildland fire behavior based on fire conditions, weather, fuel and topography. Credit/No credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 07-Feb 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31813 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/


FIRE 1079    Water Rescue    .25-3 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of a State of California Fire Marshal approved Firefighter 1 academy.
Hours: 44 hours LEC ; 33 hours LAB
Description: This course provides water rescue methods used by first responders in water emergency incidents. Topics include hydrology, water safety, rope rescue, boat rescue, personal safety techniques, and shore based rescue techniques. This course may be taken four times for credit on different topics. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 11-Apr 13
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31445 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.


FIRE 1090    Firefighter Recruit Academy    19.5-20 Units

Prerequisite: FT 200 or PMED 100 with a grade of "C" or better.
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the California Fire Marshal's complete approved Firefighter 1 Academy.
Hours: 215 hours LEC ; 435 hours LAB
Description: This course provides the knowledge necessary to assume the role of firefighter with the ability to work effectively and safely with the fire environment as well as within a company in the fire department in all functions of that company. Topics include indoctrination into the fire service, general maintenance, apparatus and equipment operations, fire control, wildland firefighting, emergency vehicle operations, salvage, fire prevention and public education, fire and arson investigation, rapid intervention crew tactics, vehicle extrication, physical fitness/wellness, emergency care, and forcible entry. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 08-Apr 25
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31300 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 08-Mar 21
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31302 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/


FIRE 1091    USDA Basic Academy    6.5-7 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the US Forest Service firefighter program.
Hours: 99 hours LEC ; 81 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide the skills and knowledge necessary to perform as a skilled Wildland Firefighter. Topics include physical fitness, wellness, nutrition, first responder medical, fire prevention, maps, compass, fireline construction, hand tool use, communications, leadership, and firefighter skills. This course is presented in a formal academy setting. Credit/No Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 27-Mar 25
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31979 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 06-Apr 01
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30797 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 27-Apr 22
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30799 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 03-Apr 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30801 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/


FIRE 1092    USDA Advanced Academy    7.5-8 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1091.
Hours: 130 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide the skills and knowledge necessary to perform as a team leader. Topics include leadership, fuels management, fire behavior, basic air operations, firing equipment and techniques, and fireline fatalities. This course is presented in a formal academy setting. Credit/No Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 16-Feb 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30787 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-Feb 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30791 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/


FIRE 1096    CDF Firefighter 1 Basic    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course provides basic knowledge, skills, and demonstrated abilities as required to perform as a California Department of Forestry (CDF) Firefighter 1 Basic. Topics include fire physics and vegetation terminology, personal protective gear, self-contained breathing apparatus, ground ladders, firefighting equipment, fire shelters, wildland hose-lays, structural firefighting, and safety procedures. Credit/No Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 18-May 14
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31002 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 12-Apr 04
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31004 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.


FIRE 1120    Wildland S-Series 190, 330, 390, 404    .5-2 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Possession of a California Fire Marshal's Firefighter 1 completion card.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers wildland firefighter preparedness. Topics include wildland fire behavior prediction systems, tactics and strategy of wildland firefghting, and wildland logistical considerations. This course provides fire behavior familiarization to promote safe and effective control of wildland fires. This course may be taken 4 times on a different topic. Credit/No Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 04-Apr 07
Wildland Fire Behavior Calculations S-390
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31820 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/


FIRE 1121    Wildland Preparedness/Chainsaw S-290, S-212    .5-2.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Possession of a California Fire Marshal's Firefighter 1 completion card.
Hours: 43 hours LEC ; 6 hours LAB
Description: The course covers wildland firefighter preparedness. Topics include initial attack plans, hose lays, and hand crew performance in firefighting. Other topics include fire behavior familiarization to promote safe and effective control of wildland fires. This course includes performance requirements for the wildfire power saw operations and repair. This course may be taken four times on a different topic. Credit/No Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 17-Feb 19
Wildfire Powersaws (S-212)
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31818 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 01-Mar 03
Wildfire Powersaws (S-212)
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30805 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 07-Apr 09
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31940 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 11-Apr 13
Wildfire Powersaws (S-212)
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30808 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/


FIRE 1200    Fire Command 1A: Principles for Company Officers    2 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1052.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction and simulation time pertaining to the initial decision and action processes at a working fire. The course includes areas of discussion on the officer, fire behavior, fire ground resources, operations, and management. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 28-Mar 04
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC M.Ridley              TBA TBA                 30910 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 07-Mar 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31011 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.


FIRE 1201    Fire Command 1B: Hazardous Materials Command Principals for Company Officers    2 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1052 and FIRE 1200.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in tactics and strategies and scene management principals for incidents involving hazardous materials. The course includes areas of discussion on identification and on hazard mitigation, decontamination, protective clothing, environmental concerns, and legal issues. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 21-Mar 25
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31016 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.


FIRE 1203    Fire Command 1-C: I-Zone Fire Fighting for Company Officers    2 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1052, 1200.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course addresses the various aspects of I-Zone fire fighting. Emphasis is on the management and decision-making process required for successful command in the urban-interface environment. Topics include wildland fire environment, Incident Command System, I-Zone operational principals, safety, and survival. Credit/No Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 04-Apr 08
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31017 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, May 02-May 06
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Mackensen           TBA TBA                 30912 Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


FIRE 1212    Prescribed Fire Management (RX-310) (RX-410)    .5-1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 30 hours LEC ; 10 hours LAB
Description: This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to manage prescribed fire. Topics include how to recognize basic fire regimes, the effects of fire treatments on first order fire effects, and how to manipulate fire treatments to achieve desired first order fire effects. This course discusses the ecological and historical role of fire, characteristics of smoke, health safety issues and visibility impacts of smoke. Other topics include public relations, legal requirements, meteorology, fuel consumption, smoke production dispersion modeling and operational smoke management strategies. This course may be taken 2 times for credit on different topics. Credit/No Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 07-Mar 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31364 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 04-Apr 08
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31366 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/


FIRE 1241    Fire Investigation 1B, Techniques of Fire Investigation    2 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1240.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course expands on specific topics encountered by the fire investigator. These topics include detailed information on motives of fire setters; conducting a post blast scene; the investigation of a fire death; the recognition, collection, and preservation of evidence; interviewing and interrogation of witnesses and suspects; and the effect of a building┐s construction on the spread of fire. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, May 16-May 20
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Konefal             TBA TBA                 30916 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


FIRE 1999    Experimental Offering in Firefighting Training    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 11-Jan 13
Incident Qualification & Cert System-(IQCS)
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30862 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: None
Units:1
Hours:30
Description: This course is designed to instruct students in the use of the Incident Qualifications & Certification System (IQCS) computer application. IQCS is a computer program that tracks agency required incident training, experience, position qualifications and competencies. Topics include navigating IQCS, adding new employees, training development plans, determining organizational needs, and the training nomination process. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 17-Jan 20
Fire Command 2C
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30619 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 24-Jan 28
Intr-agncy H-copter Mgr RT-372
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30842 
Textbook
Prerequisite: Helicopter Manager S-372
Units:1
Hours:24 hours Lecture
Description: This refresher course is intended to update participants on essential helicopter management skills and provide the latest information on helicopter operations. This course is required every two years to maintain currency as a Helicopter Manager. Topics include updates to aviation policy, risk management, and performance planning, along with accident review. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 31-Feb 04
Forest Vegetation Simulator
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30872 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: None
Units:1.5
Hours:32
Description: This course will deliver basic concepts related to growth and yield, harvesting, regeneration, thinning, fire and fuels forest vegetation modeling. Topics include stand thinning with species preferences, creating stand and stock tables, stand variables, prescribed fire, mastication treatment, simulating regeneration harvests, and insect and disease modeling. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 31-Feb 01
EMS Skills Refresher
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31113 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 01-Feb 02
Rattlesnake Fire Review
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31931 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Feb 08
Wildland Fire Refresher
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30813 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: None
Units:1.5
Hours:24 hours Lecture/16 hours lab
Description: This course is a refresher in Wildland Fire Fighting. Topics include fire shelters, weather conditions, fire environment, lookout operations, communications, fuel moisture readings, survival techniques, teamwork, and policy updates. May be taken four times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 05-Feb 06
FatalityFireCaseStudies PMS490
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31842 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 07-Feb 11
M-410 Facilitative Instructor
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30841 
Textbook
Prerequisite: None
Units:2
Hours:36 Lecture
Description: This training course is designed to help students become effective facilitative instructors. The purpose of this course is to improve training quality by presenting instructional methods with an emphasis on student-oriented adult training techniques. This course is designed for students to meet NWCG instructor requirements. Pass/No Pass only. For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

S-355 Ground Support Unit Leader
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30850 Textbook
Prerequisite: Qualified as Base Camp Manager
Units:.5
Hours:16 hours Lecture
Description: This course is designed to meet the training needs of Ground Support Unit Leader and the Position Task Book (PTB) developed for the position. Pre-course work covers incident command system organization, responsibilities, and dynamic unit leadership. Topics include; communications, ground support layout, effective supervision, and coordination. Pass/No Pass Only. For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 08-Feb 10
Incid. Trng Specialist S-445
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30874 Textbook
Prerequisite: None
Units:1
Hours:18 hours Lecture
Description: This course is required in becoming a training specialist within the incident command system. Topics include roles and responsibilities, initiating training activities, identifying attainable trainee goals, and incident training forms. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/
I Suite
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30952 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: None
Units:1
Hours:32 hours
Description: This course is designed to instruct students in the use of the Incident-Suite (I-Suite) computer application. I-Suite is a computer program utilized on all incidents to track resources, time, incident supplies, and produce Incident Action Plans. I-Suite is mandatory for all federal wildland agencies. Topics include database administration, resources, demobilization, incident action plan, time, cost and supply. This course can be taken one time for credit. Pass/No Pass Only

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 14-Feb 15
EMS Skills Refresher
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31117 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 21-Feb 22
EMS Skills Refresher
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31119 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 21-Feb 25
Wildland Fire Refresher
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30817 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: None
Units:1.5
Hours:24 hours Lecture/16 hours lab
Description: This course is a refresher in Wildland Fire Fighting. Topics include fire shelters, weather conditions, fire environment, lookout operations, communications, fuel moisture readings, survival techniques, teamwork, and policy updates. May be taken four times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/
S-490 Advanced Fire Behavior Calculations
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30826 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 28-Mar 04
Aircraft Dispatcher D-312
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30869 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Expanded Dispatch Recorder D-110


Units: 1.5
Hours: 30 hour LEC/6 hour LAB
Description: This is the third of a three-course series in becoming a emergency dispatcher. Topics include roles and responsibilities, communications, airspace coordination, aviation maps, flight planning, flight following and aviation safety. Aviation dispatching, pre flight planning, and airspace coordination demonstrations are required of all participants. Pass/No Pass only.
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/
Suburban Emergency Response
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31359 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Advanced Firefighter/Squad Boss (FFT1) S-131
Units: 1.5
Hours: 40 hour LEC/LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide the student with knowledge on a variety of all risk emergency incidents. Topics include recognizing hazardous situations, current regulations and policies, suppression tactics and equipment. For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 07-Mar 11
Incident Leadership L-381
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30859 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: None
Units:1
Hours:18 hours Lecture
Description: This course is required in becoming a training specialist within the incident command system. Topics include roles and responsibilities, initiating training activities, identifying attainable trainee goals, and incident training forms. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-Mar 18
Initial Attach Dispatcher D-31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30945 Textbook
Prerequisite: Basic Firefighter S-130, Introduction to Fire Behavior S-190
Units: 1.5
Hours: 32 hour LEC
Description: This course is the second in a three-course series designed in becoming an emergency dispatcher. This course will provide a consistent knowledge and skill base for the initial attack dispatcher (IADP). Topics include the initial attack environment, intelligence, maps, radio use, aircraft, support functions, and safety. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/
Local Fire Mgmt Leadership
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31368 Textbook
Prerequisite: None
Units: 2
Hours: 40 hour LEC/LAB
Description: This course is designed to meet current National Steering Committee direction. Local Fire Management Leadership will provide the necessary information and tools to allow Line Officers to meet their individual responsibilities as required by national direction for core competencies and Wildland Fire Situation Analysis certification requirements. Pass/No Pass only.For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-Mar 17
Fire Command 2D
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30621 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-Mar 25
Fire Prog. Mgmt M-581
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30853 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: None
Units:3.5
Hours:80 Lecture
Description: This course is designed to meet the needs of current and future mid-level Fire Program Managers. It is intended to aid in the application of fire management principles in sound decision making, use of state-of-the-art tools and methods in fire management programs, and recognition of the necessity for personal accountability required in fire program management. Pass/No Pass only. For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 22-Mar 24
WIMS/Weather Info Mgmt System
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31363 Textbook
Prerequisite: None
Units: .5
Hours: 16 hour LEC/LAB
Description: This course is designed to meet the training needs to utilize the Weather Information Management System. Topics include: roles and responsibilities of WIMS users, required data, quality control procedures, managing fuel moisture models, system access and navigation. Pass/No Pass only. For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 28-Apr 01
Support Dispatcher D-310
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31361 
Textbook
Prerequisite: Qualified as a Dispatch Recorder and satisfactorily pass pre-course test.
Units: 1.5
Hours:32 hour LEC/LAB
Description: This course is the first of a three-course series designed in becoming an emergency dispatcher. This course will show the student how to accomplish the duties and responsibilities of an Expanded Dispatch Support Dispatcher (EDSD). Topics include plan and implement a dispatch area to meet the needs of the incident(s), follow established policies and procedures using resource orders and supplemental forms, to mobilize, reassign, and demobilize resources, and respond to changing priorities and situations.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 04-Apr 06
Intr-agncy H-copter Mgr RT-372
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30844 
Textbook
Prerequisite: Helicopter Manager S-372
Units:1
Hours:24 hours Lecture
Description: This refresher course is intended to update participants on essential helicopter management skills and provide the latest information on helicopter operations. This course is required every two years to maintain currency as a Helicopter Manager. Topics include updates to aviation policy, risk management, and performance planning, along with accident review. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 04-Apr 08
Air Attack Management S-378
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30855 Textbook
Prerequisite: For Air Tactical Supervisor: Qualified as Division Group Supervisor (DIVS) or Extended Attack Incident Commander Type 3 (ICT3). For Helicopter Coordinator: Qualified as Task Force Leader (TFLD) or Strike Team Leader and Helicopter Manager (HELM).
Units: 1.5
Hours: 32hour LEC
Description: This course is designed to meet the training needs of an Air Tactical Group Supervisor (ATGS) and Helicopter Coordinator (HLCO) and the Position Task Book (PTB) developed for the position. Pre-course work covers air operations organization, responsibilities, and aircraft types and capabilities. Topics include: communications, navigation, air traffic control, strategy and tactics, and safety. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/
Air Attack Management S-378
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30856 Textbook
Prerequisite: For Air Tactical Supervisor: Qualified as Division Group Supervisor (DIVS) or Extended Attack Incident Commander Type 3 (ICT3). For Helicopter Coordinator: Qualified as Task Force Leader (TFLD) or Strike Team Leader and Helicopter Manager (HELM).
Units: 1.5
Hours: 32hour LEC
Description: This course is designed to meet the training needs of an Air Tactical Group Supervisor (ATGS) and Helicopter Coordinator (HLCO) and the Position Task Book (PTB) developed for the position. Pre-course work covers air operations organization, responsibilities, and aircraft types and capabilities. Topics include: communications, navigation, air traffic control, strategy and tactics, and safety. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 06-Apr 08
Int. Nat'l Fire Danger Rate Sy
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30946 Textbook
Prerequisite: FIRE 1071, (Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior (S-290)
Units:1.5
Hours:32
Description: This course is a refresher in Wildland Fire Fighting. Topics include fire shelters, weather conditions, fire environment, lookout operations, communications, fuel moisture readings, survival techniques, teamwork, and policy updates. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/
Intr-agncy H-copter Mgr RT-372
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30948 Textbook
Prerequisite: Helicopter Manager S-372
Units:1
Hours:24 hours Lecture
Description: This refresher course is intended to update participants on essential helicopter management skills and provide the latest information on helicopter operations. This course is required every two years to maintain currency as a Helicopter Manager. Topics include updates to aviation policy, risk management, and performance planning, along with accident review. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 09-Apr 17
Wildland Fire Refresher
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30819 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: None
Units:1.5
Hours:24 hours Lecture/16 hours lab
Description: This course is a refresher in Wildland Fire Fighting. Topics include fire shelters, weather conditions, fire environment, lookout operations, communications, fuel moisture readings, survival techniques, teamwork, and policy updates. May be taken four times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 11-Apr 15
Resource Ordering & Status System-(ROSS)
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31502 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 25-Apr 29
Air Attack Management S-378
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30857 
Textbook
Prerequisite: For Air Tactical Supervisor: Qualified as Division Group Supervisor (DIVS) or Extended Attack Incident Commander Type 3 (ICT3). For Helicopter Coordinator: Qualified as Task Force Leader (TFLD) or Strike Team Leader and Helicopter Manager (HELM).
Units: 1.5
Hours: 32hour LEC
Description: This course is designed to meet the training needs of an Air Tactical Group Supervisor (ATGS) and Helicopter Coordinator (HLCO) and the Position Task Book (PTB) developed for the position. Pre-course work covers air operations organization, responsibilities, and aircraft types and capabilities. Topics include: communications, navigation, air traffic control, strategy and tactics, and safety. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 27-Apr 27
Rattlesnake Fire Review
W         08:00AM-05:40PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31449 Textbook
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, May 16-May 19
Fire Command 2E
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30623 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 29, 2011