Prerequisite: WFT 040
Advisory: ENGL 030 or ENLA 034 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
This course prepares interested students with additional leadership and skills sets needed to make leadership and tactical decisions on wildland fire incidents. This course provides instruction in the Risk Management Process, fireline reference materials, portable fire pump operations, staging area standard operating procedures and practices. Classroom and field exercises will prepare the student for a position as a Firefighter Type 1 (FF1) as recognized by the National Wildfire Coordinating Group’s (NWCG).
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921