FIRE 103 Company Officer 2E : Wildland Incident Operations
1.5 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 24 Lab: 16
Prerequisite: Fire Academy Course Completion Certificate and FIRE 101 and S-290 (classroom delivery only)
Principles of command in the wildland urban interface environment. Overview of the concepts of command safety and the risk management process, personnel qualifications, preincident planning considerations, command considerations at wildland incidents, fire behavior forecasting, firefighting limitations, key points from historic fires, the challenges of local conditions, and public expectations.