S-212 Basic A
This course provides an introduction to the function, maintenance and use of internal combustion engine powered chain saws, and their tactical wildland fire application. Students will learn the duties and responsibilities of a power saw operator, parts and maintenance of the chain saw, and safety and evaluation. Field exercises support entry level training for firefighters with little or no previous experience in operation a chain saw, providing hands-on cutting experience in surroundings similar to fireline situations. Upon completion of this course you will receive a NWCG certificate and appropriate CAL Fire S-212 card, valid for 3 years.
CAL FIRE CZU Unit Employee; FFI
Class #1 April 22-26, 2019 TBD
April 22, 2019