Wildland Fire Dispatcher - 3
Provides the skills to perform entry level tasks within an all risk emergency dispatch system. Includes D-105 Entry Level Dispatcher, D-110 Dispatch Recorder, and D-310 Dispatch Supporter. Subjects covered include: communications, logs and filing, maps, resource status, dispatching aircraft, processing weather, first response/initial attack dispatching, support for initial attack, expanded dispatch, demobilization, accident/ incident reporting, public information, resource order and process, forms and associated processes, and intelligence processing. Utilizes National Wildfire Coordinating Group curriculum. Prepares students for employment with wildland fire management agencies and municipal fire departments. Hours: 54 lect. CCS: Occupational Education. Transferable: CSU and private colleges. Note: Elective credit only.