Basic Wildland Fire Orientation
Date & Time
Friday, July 24, 2020, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
The purpose of this session is to help companies in city, urban or rural departments identify the early stages of a wildland fire and how to prevent the fire spread. The presenter will discuss basic wildland fire behaviors, tools used to fight wildland fires, the difference between direct and indirect fire attack, progressive hose lays, and most important, how weather plays such an important role.