Academy

  • 2016 Summer Colorado Wildland Fire & Incident Management Academy

    2016 Summer Colorado Wildland Fire & Incident Management Academy

    June 6-12, 2016.

    Gunnison High School, Gunnison, CO

     

  • 2016 Summer CWFIMA Registration

    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.

  • 2016 Summer CWFIMA Registration

    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.

  • 2017 Summer CWFIMA Academy

      

    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)
  • 2018 Winter CWFIMA Academy

    The next CWFIMA Training academy has been scheduled for the Winter session. It will run from January 6-12, 2018 and classes will be held at UCCS, Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO.

    Dates: January 6 - 12, 2018
    Venue:University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO

     

    For more information about

    • Early Registration Fee:  $70 per day (Before Nov 1)
    • Regular Registration Fee: $75 per day (Nov 2 - Dec 18)
    • Late Registration Fee:  $85 per day (if after Dec 18)
  • Course Descriptions Summer 2017

     

    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.

  • Course Descriptions Winter 2018

     

    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.

  • Course Rosters

    Class rosters for the Winter Academy will be posted by Nov 15th

    All Rosters are saved in the "Document Library" under the category of " Class Rosters". To view a particular Roster, click on the document for that class number. Some classes are not listed due to low enrollment to date.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


     

  • Course Schedule Summer 2017

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    Below is the most current schedule for the 2017 Summer Academy Session.

    A fied course fee of $25 has been added to FI-210, GPS, L-389, M&C, S-130/190 (all sessions & online review), S-211, S-212 & S-236. 

    SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

     

  • Course Schedule Winter 2018

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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 Information

    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.

  • Registration Information Summer 2017

     

     

    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.

  • Registration Information Winter 2018

    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.

  • Upper Arkansas Valley Wildfire Foundation

    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.

IMT Opportunities

CWFIMA is now accepting applications for IMT Position.

 Click to Apply Online!

Winter Academy

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2018 Winter CWFIMA Academy
January 6-12, 2018
UCCS, Colorado Springs
Schedule now available
 Download Catalog 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. Click to download a PDF of the pdf Winter Nomination Form. (63 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.

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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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