Wildland Fire Courses

Classes Offered as In-person, Remote or Hybrid

Course Delivery Methods

In-person (Face to Face): Traditional learning, measured by "required in-person meetings" incorporating lectures, laboratories, field days and/or simulations at a designated location. 

Remote/VILT (Virtual Instructor Led Training): Online course that eliminates geography between instructor and student. A web-based, technology enhanced course facilitated and driven by an instructor, using tools such as ZOOM and Google Sites.

Hybrid (Blended Delivery): A multi-format course that requires a combination of delivery methods. For example, VILT/Online lecture in combination with required In-person meeting(s) between student and instructor.

Self-directed  (Independent Study): Students complete course at a distance, with limited to no instructor interaction to complete the course.

Wildland Fire Course Schedule

You must register as a student and pay through www.clackamas.edu if you would like college credit for our courses.

*Not all courses are available for college credits*

Clackamas Community College has a Memorandum of Understanding with Pacific Northwest Wildfire Coordinating Group (PNWCG) to deliver NWCG wildland fire courses.

All fire classes sponsored by CCC meet or exceed federal NWCG standards. Upon successful course completion students will receive Certificates of Completion from Clackamas Community College.  

Spring 2024 Course Offerings

S-290 Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior

Dates/Times: April 6-9, 2024

0830-1700 Daily

Tuition: $345

Sign up & Pay: S-290  

RT-130 Fire Refresher

Dates/Times: April 6, 2024

Tuition: $80

S-270 Basic Air Operations

Dates/Times: April 8-9, 2024

0830am - 1700pm

Tuition: $165

S-131 Firefighter Type 1

Dates/Times: April 15-16, 2024

0830am - 1700pm

Tuition: $165

S-230 Crew Boss

Dates/Times: April 17-19, 2024

0830am - 1700pm

Tuition: $265

S-231 Engine Boss

Dates/Times: April 29-30, 2024

0830am - 1700pm

Tuition: $165

S-212 Wildland Fire Chainsaws

Dates/Times: May 1-4, 2024

0830am - 1700pm

Tuition: $495

RT-130 Fire Refresher

Dates/Times: May 4, 2024

Tuition: $80

L-280 Followership to Leadership

Dates/Times: May 5-7, 2024

0830am - 1700pm

Tuition: $265

S-200 Initial Attack IC

Dates/Times: May 13 & 14, 2024

0830-1700 Daily

Tuition: $170

Sign up & Pay: S-200  

Winter 2024 Course Offerings

FI-110  Wildland Fire Observations and Origin Scene Protection for First Responders 

Dates/Times: December 2, 2023

0800am - 1600pm

Tuition: $160

S-212 Wildfire Power Saws

Dates/Times: October 26, 27 and 30,31,  2023 

0830-1730 Daily

Tuition: $495

Clackamas Fire District Classes

Cancellation/Refund Policy: All cancellations must be received 48 hours, two days, prior to delivery to receive a refund. A full refund will be issued within 48 hours of the refund request.

Required/Recommended Training