Apr 15, 2021  
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 
    
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

FS 1504 - Wildland Firefighting

3 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite: ENG 0950  + MATH 0930  + RDG 0950  or appropriate placement scores .

Students will gain knowledge in wildland fire standards, techniques and suppression methods associated with various fuel types, weather and topography. In addition, students will also gain knowledge in fireline references and explore the techniques associated with wildland structural defense. Students will gain a working knowledge of fire behavior and fire control techniques needed to carry out assigned wildland fire tasks. Students successfully completing the course will receive S-130, S-190, I-100, and L-180 certificates recognized by the National Wildfire Coordination Group (NWCG).