Recruitment

Qualifications:

Must be 18 years of age

A. Training Requirements

  1. PA – 130 :: Basic Wildland Firefighting :: 16 Hour Course
  2. S – 190 :: Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior :: 6 Hour Course
  3. S – 133 :: Look Up, Look Down and Look Around :: 4 Hour Course
  4. I – 100 :: Introduction to Incident Command :: 4 Hour Course
  5. ICS – 700 :: National Incident Management System :: 4 Hour Course
  6. ICS – 800 :: National Response Plan :: 6 Hour Course
  7. Annual Fire Shelter Deployment Refresher :: 2 Hour Course

B. Work Capacity Test
The test is a physical fitness test firefighters must pass to qualify for fire details, and it must be completed annually.  The firefighter is required to walk 2 miles in 30 minutes while wearing a 25 lb. pack.

Compensation
Crew members will be compensated for time and mileage per the published Fire Equipment & Manpower rates for the specific year.

Registration form for NBWFC

Please email completed form to Sawyer17@comcast.net.

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