Academy

  • 2016 Summer Colorado Wildland Fire & Incident Management Academy

    June 6-12, 2016.

    Gunnison High School, Gunnison, CO

     

  • The 2016 Summer CWFIMA registration will be available after Mar 1. This summers academy will be held at Gunnison High School, June 6-12. This year we anticipate close to 500 firefighters, emergency managers and responders from across the U.S. to attend and train together.

  • The 2016 Summer CWFIMA registration will be available after Mar 1. This summers academy will be held at Gunnison High School, June 6-12. This year we anticipate close to 500 firefighters, emergency managers and responders from across the U.S. to attend and train together.

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    The next CWFIMA Training academy has been scheduled for the Summer session.

    Dates: June 3 - 9, 2017
    Venue:Adams State University, Alamosa, CO

     

    For more information about

    • Early Registration Fee:  $70 per day (Before April 1)
    • Regular Registration Fee: $75 per day (April 2 - May 15)
    • Late Registration Fee:  $85 per day (if afterMay 15)
  • The next CWFIMA Training academy has been scheduled for the Summer session. It will run from June 2-8, 2018 and classes will be held at Salida High School, Salida, CO.

    Dates: June 2-8, 2018
    Venue:Salida High School, Salida, CO

     

    For more information about

    • Early Registration Fee:  $75 per day (Before April 16)
    • Regular Registration Fee: $80 per day (April 16-May 15)
    • Late Registration Fee:  $90 per day (if after May 15)
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    Below is a full listing of each course provided during the 2017 Summer Training Session with a brief description. 

    Courses descriptions for all classes being held at the upcoming academy can be found below. They describe the basic class and include the pre-requisite requirements.

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    Below is a full listing of each course provided during the 2018 Summer Training Session with a brief description. 

    Courses descriptions for all classes being held at the upcoming academy can be found below. They describe the basic class and include the pre-requisite requirements.

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    Below is a full listing of each course provided during the 2018 Winter Training Session with a brief description. 

    Courses descriptions for all classes being held at the upcoming academy can be found below. They describe the basic class and include the pre-requisite requirements.

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    Below is the most current schedule for the June 2-8, 2018 Summer Academy Session.

    Last Updated: 03-15-2018

    SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

    We have most trainee positions available to apply for.  Please submit your application using the "T" at the bottom of the home page. 

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    Below is the most current schedule for the January 6 - 12, 2018 Winter Academy Session.

    Last Updated: 09-03-17

    SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

     

  • Registration for the Colorado Wildland Fire and Incident Management Academy (CWFIMA) is open to anyone wishing to attend, however, priority is given to agency employees. Nominations (Student Registration) are required and must be filled out completely or they will not be processed.

    Student Registration Information

    Students are able to register On-Line for the upcoming Academy, please read the following information prior to completing the Student Registration Application.

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    Registration for the Colorado Wildland Fire and Incident Management Academy (CWFIMA) is open to anyone wishing to attend, however, priority is given to agency employees.

    Student Registration Information

    Students are able to register On-Line for the upcoming Academy or submit a nomination via email or fax.Please read the following information prior to completing the Student Registration Application.

  • PMS310-1Registration for the Colorado Wildland Fire and Incident Management Academy (CWFIMA) is open to anyone wishing to attend, however, priority is given to agency employees.

    Student Registration Information

    Students are able to register On-Line for the upcoming Academy or submit a nomination via email or fax.Please read the following information prior to completing the Student Registration Application.

  • It all began in 1994 when the Colorado offered its first academy-style training at La Foret Camp in the Black Forest area northeast of Colorado Springs.  A total of 5 courses were offered and approximately 90 people from local agencies attended the 3-day event.  In 1995 we headed to the town of Eagle.  Using various locations in town, 10 courses were provided.  A total of 225 people attended the 5-day event.  In 1996 the name “Colorado Wildfire Academy” was born.  This Academy brought almost 600 people from 12 states, representing all levels of government and private enterprises.  Held in Buena Vista, the event lasted 6 days offering 20 courses.  This Academy marked 5 major changes in operation.

  •  Vendor Registration Process

    REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

    Registration will ONLY be accepted online. Mail in registrations will not be accepted. Please contact  Laurie Oliver This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if this is a problem.

    To register online, please read the following vendor agreement. Once you have read it, click the "I accept" link and it will take you to our online registration form.

     

    Please read and accept the vendor agreement below.

IMT Opportunities

CWFIMA is now accepting applications for IMT Position.

 Click to Apply Online!

Summer Academy

2018 Summer CWFIMA Academy
June 2 - 8, 2018
Salida High School - Salida, CO

Course schedule will be posted  by Mar 1

Summer Catalog

2018 Summer Academy

2018 Summer CWFIMA Academy Brochure is now available for download.

  Download 2018 Brochure

Student Registration

Student RegistrationStudents are able to register On-Line for the upcoming Academy, please read the following information prior to completing the Student Registration Application. document Click to download a PDF of the NWCG Nomination Form (15 KB) .

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Trainee Application

Trainee RegistrationCWFIMA provides a great opportunity for trainees working on taskbooks to receive on-the-job training and evaluation working under qualified Type 1 and Type 2 Command & General Staff.

Vendor & Exhibitor Registration

v vendorA key aspect of the student experience while enrolled at the CWFIMA is access to vendors who offer an array of wildland fire and emergency response equipment, supplies, and services.

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