The Wildland Firefighting Job Skills Certificate will prepare students for a career in wildland firefighting, to work on the fire ground, and be red carded. This job skills certificate is required for the student to apply for a wildland firefighter position. The certificate will provide students with a basic understanding of wildland firefighting principles, tactics, organization, and fireline safety. It includes training in the identification and operation of wildland fire tools and equipment, water-handling equipment, and fireline construction practices.
Upon successful completion, the student will:
Upon completion of the following courses with a grade of ‘C’ or better in each course, the student will be awarded a Wildland Firefighting Job Skills Certificate.
Total Units: 3
|FIRE B71A||Seasonal Firefighter Basic Training||2.0|
|FIRE B71B||Seasonal Firefighter Basic Training||1.0|