Introduction To Wildland Fire Behavior Calculations
April 17, 2017
S-390 - Introduction To Wildland Fire Behavior Calculations
April 17 - 14 ( 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
This course is designed to introduce fire behavior calculations by manual methods, using
nomograms and the Fire Behavior Handbook Appendix B. Students gain an understanding of the
determinants of fire behavior though studying inputs (weather, slope, fuels, and fuel moisture).
Students also learn how to interpret fire behavior outputs, documentation processes, and fire
behavior briefing components.
Personnel desiring to become qualified as division group supervisor (DIVS), prescribed fire burn
boss type 2 (RXB2), incident commander type 3 (ICT3), or in a position requiring this
Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior (S-290)
Qualified as a single resource boss.
Satisfactory completion of pre-selection assessment.
Satisfactory completion of pre-course work.
Clackama Community College Wilsonville, OR 97045
For more information contact Jeff Ennenga