From wildland fire behaviour to ground and air resources used on a wildland fire to the use of the global positioning system and maps, this one volume covers all of Wildland Fire Fighter I and Fire Fighter II training requirements you need to operate effectively and safely during wildland fires.
In partnership with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), Wildland Fire Fighter Principles and Practices, Second Edition is updated to align with the 2016 Edition of NFPA 1051, Standard for Wildland Firefighting Personnel Professional Qualifications. Chapters are now organized by Level I and Level II content, while appendices provide chapter and page references to content from NFPA 1051. Additionally, the second edition also includes comprehensive coverage of the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) S-130, L-180, and S-190 course competencies.
Includes new chapters and expanded information on critical topics.