WILDLAND FIRE OBSERVATIONS AND ORIGIN SCENE PROTECTION
Wildland Fire Training
The primary emphasis of this course is to teach sound wildland fire observations and origin scene protection practices that enable first responders to a wildland fire scene to perform proper origin scene protection procedures. The course is presented by short lectures, electronic presentations, exercises, and class discussion.
- List various causes of wildland fires and their cause indicators.
- Perform the basic procedures and techniques needed to provide witness/observer information to fire investigators.
- Identify and protect wildland fire origin areas.
Recommended training for all first responders, including single resource bosses, law enforcement officers, prevention technicians, and field resource personnel.