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L-180, Human Factors in the Wildland Fire Service (Online) 2014

This is an NWCG-certified course. Click here to view the NWCG certification statement for this course.

This online course exposes students to human performance concepts as part of basic wildland firefighter training. The course is designed for entry-level operational personnel; however, this course also applies to all wildland fire service personnel, including non-operational personnel.  Additional information about the course can be found in the Field Manager’s Course Guide (PMS 901-1).

Instructions: 
  1. Complete the online course, which includes an interactive simulation, by selecting the “Click to start the online course” link below (estimate 4 hours).  You will be directed to the National Fire Academy (NFA) Online website. You will need an NFA Online account to take this course; follow directions on the NFA Online website to obtain an account. Search for course title in the catalog and add the online course to your “To-Do-List.” The NFA Online learning management system will track your progress.
     
  2. Print the NWCG certificate of completion per the NFA Online directions.  Keep the certificate as proof of successful completion of the course.
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