This is an NWCG-certified course. Click here to view the NWCG certification statement for this course.
This online course is a video which provides information on personal preparedness and responsibility, mobilization, incident procedures, proper clothing and equipment, and living conditions in wildland fire camps. This course is designed for personnel without previous wildland fire position experience. Additional information about the course can be found in the Field Manager’s Course Guide (PMS 901-1).
- Complete the online course, which includes watching the video and taking an exam, by selecting the “Click to start the online course” link below (estimate 15 minutes). You will be directed to the National Fire Academy (NFA) Online website. You will need an NFA Online account to take this course; follow directions on the NFA Online website to obtain an account. Search for course title in the catalog and add the online course to your “To-Do-List.” The NFA Online learning management system will track your progress.
- Print the NWCG certificate of completion per the NFA Online directions. Keep the certificate as proof of successful completion of the course.