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-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.

 

2017 Classroom Courses

Dates

Course
Number

Title

Sponsor

Location

Nominations Due

Administrator

Remarks

January 20-22, 2017

ICS-300

Intermediate Incident Command System

MNDNR

Rochester Fire Station #2, 2185 Wheelock Dr NE, Rochester MN 55906 (1/4 mile west of Century High School)

2016-12-23

Jim Edgar
507.765.2740

Times are as follows: 1/20 1800 - 2200, 1/21 0800-1700, 1/22 0800 - 1700. Priority will be given to SE MN Emergency responders - Fire, EMS, Law Enforcement, and City/County Emergency Management Staff. Course Prerequisites: ICS-100 and ICS-200, IS-/ICS-700, IS-/ICS-800. Send nomination form to jim.edgar@state.mn.us When doing an internet search for the location, use the address 2220 Viola Rd NE

January 24 - February 7, 2017

ICS-300

Intermediate Incident Command System

MNICS

Waite Park Fire Station 19 13th Ave N, Waite Park, MN 56387

2017-01-17

Jason Kern
320-616-2450, ext. 230

Waite Park Fire Station 19 13th Ave N, Waite Park, MN 56387 on Jan 21st from 0800-1700 and Jan 24th, 26th and Feb 7th at 1800-2100. Students can contact Jason Kern at 320-616-2450 ext 230 or jason.kern@state.mn.us Nominations due on Jan 17th.

February 13-17, 2017

RX-410

Smoke Management Techniques

MNICS

Superior National Forest Supervisor???s Office, Duluth, MN

2016-12-09

All nominations must be submitted by agency training coordinators to course coordinator, by close of business December 9, 2016. Please use an NWCG training nomination form. Agencies with multiple candidates please prioritize your candidates

February 15-16, 2017

S-131 / S-133

Advanced Firefighter Training / Look Up, Look Down, Look Around

MNDNR

General Andrews Wildfire Training Room

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

CANCELED

S-490

Advanced Wildland Fire Behavior Calculations

MNICS

MIFC

2016-11-25

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

February 27, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

Beltrami Electric, Bemidji MN

Joe Rucinski
218-308-2067

Start time is 0900. Please sign up with Cindy Tisdell at 218-308-2065 or cindy.tisdell@state.mn.us All regular state employees should provide their employee ID number when signing up.

February 28 - March 3, 2017

RX-341

Prescribed Burn Plan Development

MNICS

Cloquet Forestry Center, Cloquet, MN

2017-01-03

Debbie Hahn
218-322-2707

March 01, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

Warroad Community Center, Warroad MN

Adam Fisher
218-386-1304 x 308

Registration starts at 0830 and class starts at 0900.

March 01, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

DNR Area Office, Fergus Falls MN

Cindy Lueth
218.308.2655

Time is 0800 - 1500. Register with Maria Grunewald at 218-739-7576 or maria.grunewald@state.mn.us. Bring IRPG. No WCT will be offered at this session.

March 02, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

Eagan Fire Station #2, 1001 Station Trail, Eagan MN 55121

Lisa Wagner
763-689-7100

Contact for sign up is Vikki Olsen at 763-689-7100x222 or vikki.olsen@state.mn.us Start time is 0900. Please bring IRPG.

March 03, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNWA

Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve, 2660 Fawn Lake Dr NE, East Bethel, MN

Lisa Wagner
763-689-7100

Contact for sign up is Vikki Olsen 763-689-7100 x 222. Start time is 0900. Please bring IRPG. Weather permitting, a WCT will also be offered.

March 03, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNICS

Morrison County Government Center

2016-12-22

Jason Kern
320-616-2450, ext. 230

March 3rd 0900 Morrison County Government Center, Room 1 Contact Jason Kern 320-616-2450 ext 230 or jason.kern@state.mn.us to register, Bring IRPG to class, No WCT offered at session, Instructor Jeff Haas

March 04, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

Cambridge DNR Office, 800 Oak Savanna Ln, Cambridge MN

Lisa Wagner
763-689-7100

Contact for sign up is Vikki Olsen 763-689-7100 x 222. Start time is 0900. Please bring IRPG. Weather permitting, a WCT will also be offered.

March 04, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNICS

Sauk Rapids DNR Office

2017-02-22

Jason Kern
320-616-2450, ext. 230

March 4th 0900 Sauk Rapids DNR Office, Contact Jason Kern 320-616-2450 ext 230 or jason.kern@state.mn.us to register, Bring IRPG to class, no WCT offered at session, Instructor Jeff Haas, space limited to 20

March 04, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

Northern Town Hall, Bemidji MN

Joe Rucinski
218-308-2067

Start time is 0900. Please sign up with Cindy Tisdell at 218-308-2065 or cindy.tisdell@state.mn.us All regular state employees should provide their employee ID number when signing up.

March 04, 2017

WCT (State)

Work Capacity Test

MNDNR

Lake of the Woods School Track, Baudette MN

Clarissa Spicer
218-783-6935

Start time is 10 AM. Contact Clarissa Spicer to sign up.

March 6-8, 2017

RX-301

Prescribed Burn Plan Implementation

MNICS

Cloquet Forestry Center, Cloquet, MN

2017-01-03

Debbie Hahn
218-322-2707

March 08, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

Morse Town Hall, Deer River MN

Sandy Bromenschenkel
218-246-8343x221

Registration starts at 0830, with class starting at 0900. Please contact Sandy Bromenschenkel to sign up.

March 09, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

DMA

Camp Ripley Environmental, 15000 Hwy 115, Little Falls MN

2017-02-15

Jason Linkert

Location - Bldg 11-1(TACC). Time is 0700 - 1400. Contact for sign up is Jason Linkert 320-616-2723 or jason.d.linkert.nfg@mail.mil. Please bring IRPG and PT gear to pack test (weather permitting). Class is held in Camp Ripley Environmental classroom.

March 11, 2017

WCT (State)

Work Capacity Test

MNDNR

Lake of the Woods School Track, Baudette MN

Clarissa Spicer
218-783-6935

Start time is 10 AM. Contact Clarissa Spicer to sign up.

FULL

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

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

MNDNR

Camp Ripley

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

This course is a Conservation Corp Minnesota (CCM) only.

March 13-17, 2017

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

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

MNDNR

Bemidji, MN

2017-03-01

Joe Rucinski
218-308-2067

Please send nominations and questions to sign up for course to Elizabeth Bourquin, elizabeth.bourquin@state.mn.us +12183082361

March 14, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

DNR Forestry, 912 Houston St, NW, Preston MN

2017-03-06

Jim Edgar
507.765.2740

Time is 0830 - 1330 (approximate end time). Backup date for inclement weather is March 16. Call or email Jim Edgar jim.edgar@state.mn.us to register. NO Work Capacity Test will be given after this RT-130 session. Bring your light green, Jan 2014, IRPG.

March 15, 2017

WCT (State)

Work Capacity Test

MNDNR

Lake of the Woods School Track, Baudette MN

Clarissa Spicer
218-783-6935

Start time is 10 AM. Contact Clarissa Spicer to sign up.

March 20-24, 2017

L-180 / S-130 / S-190

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

MNICS

MIFC Grand Rapids, MN

2017-03-01

Todd Manley
218.322.2683

March 22, 2017

WCT (State)

Work Capacity Test

MNDNR

Lake of the Woods School Track, Baudette MN

Clarissa Spicer
218-783-6935

Start time is 10 AM. Contact Clarissa Spicer to sign up.

April 05, 2017

WCT (State)

Work Capacity Test

MNDNR

Ralph Arena, Thief River Falls MN

Jason Ekstein
218-637-2156

April 05, 2017

RT-130

Annual Wildland Safety Refresher

MNDNR

DNR Office, Thief River Falls, MN

Jason Ekstein
218-637-2156

Start time is 10:30.

April 10-14, 2017

S-258

Incident Communications Technician

NWCG

MIFC

2016-02-07

send nominations to: Kirk Maskalick kmaskalick at blm . gov Phone: 208-387-5861 Fax: 208-387-5560 Phone: 208-387-5861 Fax: 208-387-5560

 


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

CPF

Mike Rice

218.547.6002x117

mikerice@fs.fed.us

DMA

Jason Linkert

jason.d.linkert.nfg@mail.mil

FEMA

FEMA (Online)

GLFFC

Todd Manley

218.322.2683

todd.manley@state.mn.us

ICC

Lee Kessler

218-322-2356

leland.kessler@itascacc.edu

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

Troy Boschee

218-736-0642

troy_boschee@fws.gov