Training Schedule -2021

2021 Wildland Fire Training Schedule

                                                              Revised April 3, 2021

To enroll in courses call 406-544-3356.

RT-130 Annual Refresher and Pack Test

The RT-130 Annual Refresher is 4 hours in length. Both Pack Test and Walk Tests are available after course. Cost of course is $60.00 without pack or walk test. Cost of Walk and Pack Tests are an additional $10.00

Date              Course #         Course Name                                Time          Location
April 10   RT-130        Annual Refresher      08:00      Come On Inn Missoula
April 24    RT-130        Annual Refresher      08:00      Hampton Garden Inn

            Bring 45# pack if taking test                    Kalispell MT

April 24      RT-130        Annual Refresher      08:00      Come On Inn Missoula
May 8         RT-130        Annual Refresher      08:00      Come On Inn Missoula
May 22      RT-130          Annual Refresher      08:00      Come On Inn Missoula
May 16      RT-130          Annual Refresher       08:00      Come On Inn Missoula
June 8       RT-130          Annual Refresher        08:00      Come On Inn Missoula

 

Firefighter II

Basic Firefighter II includes all 6 required courses, NWCG S-190, S-130, L-180. And FEMA I-100 , and IS-700B. The S-130 Field Day is 8 hrs.

This Course is a computer based course. You must complete all courses except S-130 Field Day on line. Google NWCG S-190, S-130, L-180. Google FEMA I-100 and IS-700-B.  

You are required to complete an S-130 Field Day. This includes field day with engines and hand tools. The field day includes the work capacity test (pack test). You must come to field day with your own personal 45# pack. To sign up for the 8 Hr. Course call Troy @ 406-239-2484. Cost of course is $175.00

FFT2 TRAINEES MAY TAKE THE S-130 FIELD DAY PRIOR TO COMPLETING THE ON-LINE COURSE WORK. A CERTIFICATE FOR COMPLETING THE COURSE AND THE PACK TEST WILL BE ISSUED UPON COMPLETION

Date              Course #        Name                      Time          Location
March 20       FFT2         S-130 Field Day    08:00     4020 Snowdrift Lane Missoula
April 3            FFT2        S-130 Field Day    08:00     4020 Snowdrift Lane Missoula
April 17           FFT2        S-130 Field Day    08:00     4020 Snowdrift Lane Missoula
 May 1             FFT2        S-130 Field Day     08:00     4020 Snowdrift Lane Missoula
  May 15          FFT2         S-130 Field Day     08:00     4020 Snowdrift Lane Missoula
May 29           FFT2          S-130 Field Day     08:00     4020 Snowdrift Lane Missoula
June 5             FFT2          S-130 Field Day      08:00     4020 Snowdrift Lane Missoula
June 12            FFT2          S-130 Field Day      08:00     4020 Snowdrift Lane Missoula
June 19          FFT2            S-130 Field Day      08:00     4020 Snowdrift Lane Missoula
    

S-131 Firefighter I

S-131 is an 8 hour course. A Firefighter Task Book is issued upon completion of the course. This is the entry level course into NWCG supervisory positions. Cost of course is $95.00.

Date Course #         Course Name                   Time          Location
April 17    S-131       Firefighter 1       08:00      Come On Inn Missoula

Single Resource Boss/Crew boss and Engine Boss (S-230 and S-231)

S-230 is required for CRWB and Both S-230 and S-231 are required for ENGB. Course is 24 hours. Cost of one course is $150.00. Cost of both Courses $250.00

Date Course #         Course Name                   Time          Location
May 5-6    S-230       Single Resource Boss (CRWB) 08:00      Come On Inn Missoula May 6-7 S-231 Engine Boss (ENGB) 08:00 Come on Inn Missoula

L-280 Followership to Leadership

L-280 is highly recommended for fire supervisers, FFT1, CRWB and ENGB, This course is rarely offered to private professional wildland firefighters. Course is 16 hours. Cost of course is $150.00.

Date Course #         Course Name                   Time          Location
May 14-15 L-280       Followership to leadership 08:00      Come On Inn Missoula