Wildland FireFighter 1 CC
Wildland Fire Department | 4 CPCC - Career Pathway Certificate of Completion | 6 months
Gain the skills needed to begin working in the wildland and firefighting industry with the Wildland FireFighter 1 Certificate from Clackamas Community College.
The field of wildland firefighting and forestry is one of the most demanding, yet rewarding, lines of work. If you love the outdoors, yearn for adventure and travel, and enjoying working as part of a team, then wildland fire could be for you.
Clackamas Community College Fire Science program provides education and training that can lead to seasonal or permanent employment with state, federal and private contract firefighting or within the timber industry.
There are many career tracks in the field of wildland firefighting and forestry. It's exciting work that requires fundamental survival, safety and firefighting skills.
Continuing Education for Firefighters
Separate from its degrees and academic certificates, Clackamas Community College also offers re-certification trainings and professional development opportunities for wildland firefighters, forestry workers, public land managers and natural resource field technicians.
Our S courses, other professional workshops and refresher courses will boost your skills and allow you to advance in your profession, available at www.cccwildfire.com.
Wildland FireFighter 1 Core Requirements
Complete the following Core Requirements
- Introduction to Wildland Firefighting (S-130/S-190/ICS-100/IS-700/L-180)
- Advanced Firefighter Training (S-131/S-133)
- Portable Pumps and Water Use (S-211)
- Wilderness II: Basic Land Navigation (S-244)
- Wilderness IV: Backcountry CPR/First Aid/AED
- Followership to Leadership (L-280)
- Wilderness VI: Basic Tool Use and Care
- Basic Air Operations (S-270)