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CAL FIRE Basic Wildland Firefighter Academy #12-FULL

This rigorous 219 hours of training is specifically for those seeking a seasonal firefighter job with CAL FIRE. The new 6-week format will include additional certifications, including SFT Low Angle Rope Rescue Operations (LARRO), NWCG Firefighter Type 1 S-131, Portable Pumps and Water Use S-211.  Graduates of this Academy meet the minimum wildland fire training requirements needed to apply for seasonal wildland fire control positions with most fire agencies in California, including CAL FIRE.  Successful candidates will also meet the minimum requirements for a Type I Firefighter.  This means they meet the minimum requirements to begin taking classes for roles in the Incident Command System.


*Minimum of Public Safety-First Aid & CPR (CA Health and Safety Code 1797.182). https://www.midvalleyregionalfiretrainingcenter.org/courses/public-safety-first-aid-cpr-aed-32-hours-2/

*Hazardous Materials First Responder Operations: Only approved curriculum that meets or exceeds the standard will apply. (CAL FIRE, CSTI, IAFF, CA State Fire Training HAZ MAT FRO).https://www.midvalleyregionalfiretrainingcenter.org/courses/csti-haz-mat-fro-first-responder-operations-august-8th-and-9th/


• CAL FIRE Basic 219 Hour Wildland Academy
• SFM Confined Space Rescue Awareness
• SFM Firefighter Survival
• NWCG S-130 Firefighter Training
• NWCG S-190 Intro to Wildland Fire Behavior NWCG
• NWCG S-131 Firefighter Type 1
• NWCG S-211 Portable Pumps and Water Use
• L-180 Human Factors in the Wildland

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Mid Valley Regional Fire Training Center
9594 E American Ave
Del Rey , CA 93616

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel class 14 days prior to the first day of class, you will receive your full registration amount.