S-131 - Firefighter Type 1


Firefighter Type 1, S-131, is a twelve-hour course designed to meet the training needs of the Firefighter Type 1 (FFT1) and/or Incident Commander Type 5 (ICT5). This course is designed to be interactive in nature. It contains class discussion and several tactical decision games designed to facilitate learning the objectives. Topics include operational leadership, communications, LCES and tactical decision making.

Firefighter Type 1 | Cost: $75

All classes on Monday May 14th will begin at 0900 (CT).

All classes on Monday May 21st will begin that day at 0900 (CT).

On all other days, classes will begin at 0800 (CT).

Classes are scheduled to end each day by 1700 (CT).

May 14th | Agency Registration REGISTER
May 14th | Individual Registration REGISTER

Target Group:

Personnel desiring to be qualified as firefighter type 1 (FFT1) and/or incident commander type 5 (ICT5).

Course Prerequisites:

  • Qualified as a firefighter type 2 (FFT2).


PMS 901-1 - Field Manager's Course Guide - March 2016

Course Coordinator:

Brad Taylor
United States Forest Service
Email: btaylor@fs.fed.us