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Wildland Fire Training Opportunities

S-290 - Intermediate Fire Behavior
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Prospective Fireline Supervisors seeking advanced training in wildland behavior.

Prerequisite: S-190
S-290 is designed to instruct prospective Fireline Supervisors in wildland fire behavior for effective and safe operations. The course builds on the curriculum of S-190, with a more detailed study of fuels, weather and topography. It also provides a better basis for analyzing variables, and understanding how they interact to affect fire behavior. This course offering is NWCG approved by the region.

S-290 Lead Instructors will be Rod Moraga, Fire Behavior Analyst, and Chris White, Division Supervisor.


March 27-30, 2007 (4 classroom days)

Berthoud Fire Department
275 Mountain Ave.
Berthoud, CO 80513

Limited seats are available for this course.

Chris White
Please send nomination forms

Hosted by Berthoud F.D.
Taught by Anchor Point

Nomination Form (Word)

Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior (S-290)
Coal Creek Canyon FPD
Word Version

Coal Creek Canyon FPD is hosting an Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior (S-290) class according to the schedule below. This classroom only course is designed to provide students with the knowledge of wildland fuels and fire behavior to make safe and effective fire management decisions on prescribed and wildland fires. Jay Stalnacker, with the Boulder County Sheriffs Office, will be instructing the class. Those of you who know Jay can attest that he is a dynamic, passionate, and knowledgeable instructor who brings the material to life through his personal experiences.

Thursday March 22 1800-2200 Coal Creek Stn 2
Friday March 23 1800-2200 Coal Creek Stn 2
Saturday March 24 0800-1600 Coal Creek Stn 2
Thursday March 29 1800-2200 Coal Creek Stn 2
Friday March 30 1800-2200 Coal Creek Stn 2
Saturday March 31 0800-1600 Coal Creek Stn 2

Cost for the class is $100 per individual, and will include meals. Payment should in the form of a check, made out to Coal Creek Canyon FPD, and is due on the first class. Successful completion of S-130/190 is a pre-requisite.

Space is limited to the first twenty applicants. Please contact Jan Mikulich ( with name, agency, and contact number to reserve a space.

Joe Ceurvorst
Assistant Fire Chief

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