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Refresher Training
In order to maintain currency some positions have identified recurrent training (RT) at various intervals. For more information consult the Field Manager's Course Guide.

Annual Fireline Safety Refresher Training Attendance at an Annual Fireline Safety Refresher Training is required for designated positions in the Wildland Fire Qualification System Guide, PMS 310-1. Three reasons for completing annual fireline safety refresher training are listed below:

  • It maintains annual position qualification where an annual refresher is required;
  • It is required for all personnel assigned to positions with fireline duties;
  • It is required for any position assigned to the fireline for non-suppression tasks.

Annual Fireline Safety Refresher training will focus on mandatory core content subjects and not on a minimum timeframe standard. The required number of hours is determined by the agency.

For detailed information on refresher training refer to http://www.nifc.gov/wfstar.