Academy

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

    Dates: June 1-7, 2019

    Venue:Columbine Middle School
                 610 York St
                 Montrose, CO  81401 

               
    Regular Registration Fee: $79 per day (prior to May 10th))

    • Late Registration Fee:  $89 per day (if after May 10)
  • The next CWFIMA Training academy has been scheduled for the Winter session.

    Dates: January 6-12, 2020

    Venue:University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO

     

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    • Early Registration Fee:  $70 per day (Before Nov 1)
    • Regular Registration Fee: $75 per day (Nov 1 - Dec 10)
    • Late Registration Fee:  $85 per day (if after Dec 10)

    **Lunch will be provided, we will not be offering breakfast

  •  Below is a full listing of each course provided during the 2019 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.

  • 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.

  • SCHEDULE FOR THE 2020 WINTER ACADEMY WILL BE AVAILABLE MID-AUGUST

     

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    Below is the most current schedule for the June 1-7 Summer Academy Session.

    Last Updated:05/8/19

    SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

     

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    Below is the most current schedule for the January 6 - 12, 2020 Winter Academy Session.

    Last Updated: 08/15/2020

    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.

    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.

  •  Vendor Registration Process Winter 2020

    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. for general information. For registration issues with the app call Eric Simmons 970-759-2772.  .

     

Winter Academy

2020 Winter CWFIMA

January 5 - 12, 2020

University of Colorado Springs (UCCS), Colorado Springs

Academy Brochure

The Winter 2020 Academy Brochure is now available for download.

 Download 2020 Brochure

 

FOTP Brochure

2019 CWFIMA FOTP Brochure is available for download. The Winter 2020 version will be available at a later date.

 Download 2019 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. 

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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.

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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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