Trainings

Registration for Upcoming Trainings Sponsored by Colorado River Fire Rescue

 

S-230/231 Crew Boss and Engine Boss  March 20, 2020 – March 22, 2020 (3 Days)

  • Registration Deadline: March 13, 2020  Cost: $240.00 per student
  • Crew Boss-This is a classroom course designed to produce student proficiency in the performance of duties associated with the single resource boss position from initial dispatch through demobilization to the home unit. Topics include operational leadership, preparation & mobilization, assignment preparation, risk management, entrapment avoidance, safety & tactics, offline duties, demobilization, & post incident responsibilities.
  • Prerequisites: S-290 & FFT1 qualified.
  • Engine Boss-This is a skill course designed to produce student proficiency in the performance of the duties associated with engine boss, single resource (ENGB). Topics include engine & crew capabilities & limitations, information sources, fire size up considerations, tactics, & wildland/urban interface.
  • Prerequisites: S-230 & FFT1 qualified.
  • Full PPE will be Required for Field days

Class is to be held at:

Colorado River Fire Rescue

1850 Railroad Avenue

Rifle, CO 81650

 

S-215 Wildland Urban Interface  March 28, 2020 – March 29, 2020 (2 Days)

  • Registration Deadline:  March 21, 2020  Cost: $160.00 per student
  • Instructional units include firefighter safety in the interface, managing human factors in the interface, pre-incident planning, size up & initial strategy, structure triage, structure protection overview, tactics in the interface, tactical operations & resource use in the interface, action assessment, plan update, & after action review. Field day will consist of structure triage, mitigation, and defense tactics.
  • Prerequisite: Agency personnel - (FFT1) qualified. 

Class is to be held at:

Colorado River Fire Rescue

1850 Railroad Avenue

Rifle, CO 81650

 

S-270 Basic Air Operations  April 15, 2020 (1 Days)

  • Registration Deadline: April 3, 2020  Cost: $80.00 per student
  • This course covers aircraft types & capabilities, aviation management & safety for flying in & working with agency aircraft, tactical & logistical uses of aircraft, & requirements for helicopter take-off & landing areas.
  • Prerequisites: None.
  • Pre course work 1 hour
  • Full PPE will be required

Class is to be held at:

Colorado River Fire Rescue

1850 Railroad Avenue

Rifle, CO 81650

 

S-212 Wildland Saw Operations  April 17, 2020 – April 19, 2020 (3 Days)

  • Registration Deadline:  April 10, 2020  Cost: $240.00 per student
  • This class is designed to train students in the proper use of chain saws and techniques necessary to prepare them for their functional role as a chain saw operator on an incident. Class A certification is available with this 3-day class & field day (based on evaluation).
  • Prerequisites: Qualified as FFT2
  • Full PPE will be required

Class is to be held at:

Colorado River Fire Rescue

1850 Railroad Avenue

Rifle, CO 81650

 

Auto-X West May 29, 2020 – May 31, 2020 (3 Days)

  • Registration Deadline:  April 30, 2020  Cost: $250.00 per student
  • Class meets:
    • May 29, 2020 1700 - 2030
    • May 30, 2020 0800 - 1700
    • May 31, 2020 0800 - 1500
  • This class is designed to train students in Auto Extrication.
  • Prerequisites: 
  • Full PPE will be required

Class is to be held at:

Colorado River Fire Rescue

1850 Railroad Avenue

Rifle, CO 81650