Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

NWCG S-219 Ignition Operations : 16 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

Course Description

This course introduces the roles and responsibilities of a firing boss (FIRB), common firing devices, and general firing operations and techniques. Although comprehensive in nature, the coursework is not a substitute for the dynamic fire environment.

 

The class fees for this class are being covered by a grant if your department serves a population under 10,000.  If you fail to attend the class or cancel after 4 weeks from the start of the class, you or your sponsoring department may be billed the full tuition of the class.


This course is part of the following Programs

  • fire fighting
  • special programs
  • wildland

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course


If you have specific questions about this course contact THOMAS RICHTER

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact your regional representative or THOMAS RICHTER .

If you are not sure who your regional representative is, take a look at this map. It is color coded by county. The regional representatives are listed below.

Applicable Credits

As of 09/22/2017

National Wildfire Coordinating Group


NIMS Compliant

Upcoming Classes

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Sun, Nov 5 2017

 
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