Wildland Urban Interface: Fire-Adapted Communities - Intro and Leadership Course I (NFA)

Instructional Hours: 16.00

This two-day course introduces students to the national wildland urban interface (WUI) fire problem and motivates them to initiate action to address the problem within their local community.

This course:

  • Defines the WUI fire problem.
  • Identifies the elements of a fire-adapted community in the WUI.
  • Illustrates the need for action at the local level.


The recommended target audience for this course may include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Fire and emergency service representatives.
  • Community leaders/decision-makers.
  • Commissioners, elected officials, and other local policymakers.
  • Code officials: building, planning, etc.
  • Environmental groups.
  • Land managers and foresters.
  • Other key local stakeholders.

Prerequisites

Recommended: Incident Command System (ICS)-100-level and ICS-200-level training. Preferred courses are Q0462 and Q0463, available through NFA Online at https://www.usfa.fema.gov/training/nfa/courses/online.html

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Instructional Hours: 16.00
FIRE-141-S001-2021
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 09-21-2020
End Date: 09-22-2020
First Class Time: 08:00 - 16:30
Monday and Tuesday
Registration Open: 07-07-2020
Registration Close: 09-01-2020
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