The Wildland Firefighter Annual Refresher Training is a 4 hour course, designed to provide up to date fire line safety information.
This course meets the required annual training standards for NWCG, TCFP and TIFMAS. The course will use training and reference materials to study the risk management process as identified in the Incident Response Pocket Guide (IRPG) as appropriate to participants, e.g., LCES, Standard Firefighting Orders, Watch Out Situations, Wildfire Decision Support System direction, Fire Management Plan priorities. Review and discuss current topics which could be based on the new modules or areas of concern identified by your agency or geographic area. Review forecasts and assessments for the upcoming fire season and discuss implications for firefighter safety. Review and discuss last resort survival including escape and shelter deployment site selection. Conduct hands-on fire shelter inspections. Practice shelter deployments in applicable crew/module configurations. While wearing appropriate personal protective equipment during fire shelter practice. The course will address hazard and safety subjects pertinent to wildland firefighting.
NWCG S190/S130 Wildland Firefighter Training Course
Course Completion Requirements
- Incident Response Pocket Guide (IRPG)
- Wildland PPE
This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements.
TopicsEntrapment Avoidance+Current Issues+Fire Shelter+Other Hazards and Safety Issues
All emergency response personnel currently trained in NWCG S190/S130, Certified TCFP Basic Wildland Firefighter, TIFMAS Basic Firefighter
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTexas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)