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S-273, Single Engine Airtanker Manager (Blended) 2011

This is an NWCG-certified course. Click here to view the NWCG Certification Statement.

A description of the course can be found in the Field Manager’s Course Guide (PMS 901-1).

  1. Complete the online component, including the assessment, by selecting the “Click to start the online component” link below (estimate 4-6 hours).
  2. You must obtain a passing score of 70% or higher on the assessment to receive a certificate of completion for the online component. Print the certificate and submit it as directed in your course selection letter. 

    Note: your results are not tracked by any system. If you lose your results you will have to take the assessment again. Ensure you have a functioning printer or save to your computer as a .html or .mht. 

    Also, If S-273 online is not displaying correctly, you are experiencing a browser setting issue. S-273 is designed for an older Internet Explorer (IE) Browser and you will need to set the IE browser for compatibility view. If using Chrome you will need to switch to the IE Browser.

  3.  Refer to the course selection letter for the location, dates, and times of the instructor-led component of the course. Assemble your kit and bring it to class; A list of kit requirements is in the Interagency Single Engine Airtanker Operations Guide (PMS 506), Chapter 2 Personnel. This kit is part of your final grade.