Training Schedule -2022

2022 Wildland Fire Training Schedule

                                                              Revised FEB 10th, 2022

To enroll in courses call 406-396-6394.

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 9th   RT-130        Annual Refresher      08:00    Grant Creek Inn Missoula

May 6th     RT-130        Annual Refresher     08:00   Grant Creek Inn Missoula

May 28th   RT-130       Annual Refresher     08:00   Grant Creek Inn Missoula

June 18th   RT-130       Annual Refresher    08:00   Grant Creek Inn Missoula

Firefighter II

The Firefighter Type 2 serves on a hand crew, engine crew, or helitack crew, performing fire suppression and fuels management duties in the most adverse climate, fuel, and terrain conditions.

Basic Firefighter II includes  NWCG S-190, S-130, L-180. Trainees will have to complete FEMA IS-100 and FEMA i-700.b online outside of class

S-130  is a field day which is 8 hours and includes working with engines, hose, pumps, and hand tools.  Please dress accordingly for the field day with boots and jeans for this portion of the class. The field day will include a work capacity test (pack test). You must come to field day with your own personal 45# pack. To sign up call Corey Nunnally 406-396-6394. Cost of course is 275.00

Date                                      Name                 Time         Location

April 23rd – April 26th    FFT2 Basic            0800        Grant Creek Inn Missoula

May 7th – May 10th        FFT2 Basic              0800        Grant Creek Inn Missoula

June 4th – June 7th       FFT2 Basic              0800        Grant Creek Inn Missoula

S-131 Firefighter I

S-131, Firefighter Type 1 is designed to meet the training needs of the Firefighter Type 1 (FFT1) and/or Incident Commander Type 5 (ICT5). Topics include operational leadership, communications, LCES, and tactical decision-making. This is the entry level course into NWCG supervisory positions. Cost of course is $95.00.

Date Course #      Course Name   Time       Location
Feb 26th – Feb 27th    S-131       Firefighter 1  08:00      Grant Creek Inn Missoula

L-280 Followership to Leadership

Date Course #     Course Name                  Time          Location
April 15th- April 16th L-280    Followership to leadership 08:00  Grant Creek Missoula

S-212 Wildland Fire Chainsaws

The course lessons provide introduction to the function, maintenance and use of internal combustion engine powered chainsaws, and their tactical wildland fire application. Field exercises support entry level training for firefighters with little or no previous experience in operating a chainsaw, providing hands-on cutting experience in surroundings similar to fireline situations.

Date Course #       Course Name                Time          Location

May 11th – May 12th S-212 Wildland Fire Chainsaws 0800 Superior Montana

May 18th – May 19th S-212 Wildland Fire Chainsaws 0800 Superior Montana

Frank Fire 2022

This is an RMFC only training opportunity for our Type 2 IA Handcrews to dispatch and work together on a mock incident and training exercise.

Date Course Name Time Location

May 21st Frank Fire 0800 4020 Snowdrift ln Missoula