Date(s) - February 16
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Parkersburg Fire Station 6
Wildland Firefighter (16 hours) (Pre-& Post work required for full certification)
An introductory course designed to train entry-level firefighters. Participants will gain knowledge of the basic incident management organization, firefighting techniques, suppression equipment, safety, strategy/tactics, and fire behavior. Weather permitting, field exercises will be held for valuable hands-on-training. This course encompasses both field and classroom units. This course will allow the participant to take the “Pack Test” at a later date to and receive their “Red Card”. This course requires you to complete the FREE S-190 course online before attending the classroom portion. Visit https://onlinetraining.nwcg.gov/node/169 for access to the course. Certificates must be shown to the instructor at the beginning of class.
Prerequisite: ICS 100 & S-190
Instructor: West Virginia Division of Forestry
If you would like to register for this class, please complete the attached registration form. Please email registration forms back to Eva Godbey at firstname.lastname@example.org. FREE T-shirt for anyone that pre-registers and pre-pays by February 8, 2019.
Checks need to be made out to Wood County Firefighters Association.
Checks can be mailed to:
Mountain State ESC
Attn: Eva Godbey
501 22nd St.
Dunbar, WV 25064