Minnesota Fire Training Calendar

Year

Sponsor

Course
       

Online Courses

Course Number

Title

Sponsor

Location

Administrator

Remarks

IS-100

Introduction to ICS

FEMA

ONLINE

FEMA (Online)

Emergency Management Institute version of I-100

IS-200

Basic ICS

FEMA

ONLINE

FEMA (Online)

This course introduces students ICS 200 is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System (ICS). ICS-200 provides training on and resources for personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS.

IS-700

National Incident Management System: An Introduction

FEMA

ONLINE

FEMA (Online)

This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS). NIMS provides a consistent nationwide template to enable all government, private-sector, and nongovernmental organizations to work together during domestic incidents

IS-800

National Response Framework

FEMA

ONLINE

FEMA (Online)

The course introduces participants to the concepts and principles of the National Response Framework. If this course is required for your ICS qualifications, please be sure to forward a copy of your certificate to your agency training coordinator so it can be added to your IQS records.

S-110

Basic Wildland Fire Suppression Orientation

NWCG

ON-LINE

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

MN DNR students contact Todd Manley for supporting materials.

S-260

Interagency Incident Business Management

MNICS

ON-LINE

John Kelly

Note this course requires a reference document Interagency Incident Business Management Handbook NFES 2160. MNDNR students contact the course administrator if you would like a hard copy of the book shipped to you.

 

2015 Classroom Courses

Dates

Course
Number

Title

Sponsor

Location

Nominations Due

Administrator

Remarks

Full

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

Whitewater State Park Headquarters, 19041 Hwy. 74, Altura, MN 55910

Jim Edgar
507.765.2740

Bring your current (green) IRPG Sign up by calling or emailing: Jim Edgar DNR Forestry 912 Houston St. NW Preston, MN 55965 507-765-2740 jim.edgar@state.mn.us

May 12, 2015

WCT (State)

Work Capacity Test

MNDNR

Warroad High School (Outside), Warroad MN

2015-04-12

Josh Donatell
218.425.7793

Start time is 0930. Participants should contact Josh Donatell by April 12th, at Wannaska Forestry 218-425-7793. Will run as many sessions as needed.

May 14, 2015

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

USFS

Schroeder Town Hall, Schroeder MN

2015-05-07

John Norton-Jensen
218-663-8609

Start time is 0930. Please contact John Norton-Jensen at 218-663-8609 if interested in taking this course.

May 20, 2015

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

USFS

Superior National Forest, Ely District Office

Jeb Backe
218-365-7557

Start time is 0930. Superior NF employees will have priority in this class. If there is room, others will be accepted. Please contact Jeb Backe for details at 218-365-7557.

June 1-5, 2015

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

Human Factors on the Fireline / Firefighter Training / Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota .org

June 1-2, 2015

S-131

Advanced Firefighter Training

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Session 1 Register for Course at Advanced Minnesota.org This class is offered at two separate times during the Academy. Only sign up for one session.

June 01, 2015

S-133

Look Up, Look Down, Look Around

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Session 1 Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org This class is offered at two separate times. Only sign up for one session.

June 1-2, 2015

S-200

Initial Attack Incident Commander

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 1-4, 2015

S-212

Wildfire Powersaws

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 1-4, 2015

S-215

Fire Operations in the Urban Interface

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 1-3, 2015

S-230

Crew Boss (Single Resource)

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 1-3, 2015

S-261

Applied Interagency Incident Business Management

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 1-2, 2015

S-270

Basic Air Operations

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 1-5, 2015

S-271

Helicopter Crew Member

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 1-4, 2015

S-290

Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 1-2, 2015

S-355

Ground Support Unit Leader

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 1-2, 2015

L-280

Followership to Leadership

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advaced Minnesota.org

June 1-5, 2015

D-110

Dispatch Recorder

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advaced Minnesota.org

June 01, 2015

EVOC

Emergency Vehicle Operations Course

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Session 1 Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org This class is offered at two separate times. Only sign up for one session.

June 2-4, 2015

S-219

Firing Operations

MNICS

MInnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 3-4, 2015

S-131

Advanced Firefighter Training

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Session 2 Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org This class is offered at two separate times during the Academy. Only sign up for one session.

June 03, 2015

S-133

Look Up, Look Down, Look Around

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Session 2 Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org This class is offered at two separate times. Only sign up for one session.

June 3-5, 2015

S-211

Portable Pumps and Water Use

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 3-5, 2015

S-244

Field Observer

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 3-5, 2015

S-346

Situation Unit Leader

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org This course is also a FEMA E/L 964

June 03, 2015

EVOC

Emergency Vehicle Operations Course

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Session 2 Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org This class is offered at two separate times. Only sign up for one session.

June 3-5, 2015

ICS-300

Intermediate Incident Command System

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 3-5, 2015

E-I

E-ISuite

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 4-5, 2015

S-231

Engine Boss (Single Resource)

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 05, 2015

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNICS

Minnesota Wildfire Academy Itasca Community College

2015-05-12

Jeffrey Mayer
218-749-0320

Register for course at Advanced Minnesota.org

June 08, 2015

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

USFS

Gunflint Ranger Station, Grand Marais MN

2015-06-01

John Norton-Jensen
218-663-8609

Start time is 0930. Please contact John Norton-Jensen if interested in taking this course.

June 12, 2015

WCT (Federal)

Work Capacity Test

USFS

Cascade Beach Rd, Lutsen MN

2015-06-05

John Norton-Jensen
218-663-8609

Start time is 1000. Stay tuned for weather day of test, may have to be rescheduled accordingly.

October 7-8, 2015

L-280

Followership to Leadership

MNICS

MIFC

2015-08-28

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

FULL

L-380

Fireline Leadership

GLFFC

October 19-23 2015 Camp Ripley Meeting

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

Course is FULL

October 26-30, 2015

RX-310

Introduction to Fire Effects

MNICS

MIFC Training Center Grand Rapids, MN

Debbie Hahn
218-322-2707

Nominations Due TBD

October 26-30, 2015

L-380

Fireline Leadership

MNICS

Camp Ripley, MN

2015-09-11

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

December 7-11, 2015

M-410

Facilitative Instructor

MNICS

MIFC Grand Rapids, MN

2015-10-16

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

 


Questions about the calendar should be directed to your agency training representative:

Org.

Representative

Phone

Email

BIA

Bob Lintelmann

218-751-2011 ext. 406

robert.lintelmann@bia.gov

FEMA

FEMA (Online)

GLFFC

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

todd.manley@state.mn.us

LSC

Paula Castleman

1-800-232-8573

p.castleman@lsc.edu]

MNDNR

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

todd.manley@state.mn.us

MNICS

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

todd.manley@state.mn.us

MNWA

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

todd.manley@state.mn.us

NPS

Brenda Miles

218-283-6662

brenda_miles@nps.gov

TNC

Matt Graeve

218.575.3032

mgraeve@tnc.org

USFS

Debbie Hahn

218-322-2707

dhahn@fs.fed.us

USFWS

Chris Mursu

320.273.2507

chris_mursu@fws.gov