Academy Information

Not all classes have pre-work. Any non-NWCG course with pre-work can be accessed through the document library under course pre-work file.

  • Click on the link below which will take you to the website where you can download the course pre-work files.
  • Complete prior to class.
  • Bring completed pre-work to class unless otherwise instructed on you Resource Order. (Resource Order will be emailed to you after registration has been reviewed and approved).

Where to find your pre-work on the NWCG Training Website


Pre-Course Work

FI-210, Wildland Fire Origin & Cause Determination
L-280, Followership to Leadership
L-380 Fineline Leadership (this pre-work will be sent to students)
S-200, Initial Attack Incident Commander
S-212, Wildland Fire Chainsaws
S-230, Crew Boss
S-270, Basic Air Operations
S-290, Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior
S-330, Strike Team/Task Force Leader
S-339, Division/Group Supervisor

Online Course

L-180, Human Factors in the Wildland Fire Service
S-190, Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior (online modules for students taking S-130/190 Review & Field Only Class)

Blended Course

S-130, Firefighter Training (online modules for students taking S-130/190 Review & Field Only Class)


For Assistance

If you have any problems with pre-work or links please contact us @ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 719-589-1400.

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.

Partners!

We are always looking for new agency, departmental or professional membership organizations to join our growing list of Academy partners. Becoming a partner with us provides you the opportunity for your logo to be displayed on the cover of our student materials. We feel it is important for our students to see this kind of professional endorsement for the Academy and their efforts in undertaking their essential training.

Sponsorship!

As a non-profit, the CWFIMA relies in part on external supporters to maintain the quality of the program. If you are a business that provides services to the wildland fire and emergency response communities, please consider contacting us to purchase advertising space in our CWFIMA brochures and materials. Information can be obtained by contacting us. pdf You can also download and complete this application form and send it in (99 KB) .

CWFIMA has limited scholarships available and is dependent on donations received.

Deadlines to submit application:

  • Winter Academy by December 1st
  • Summer Academy by May 1st

pdf CWFIMA scholarship application pdf file (62 KB) pdf
(62 KB)

document CWFIMA scholarship application doc file (30 KB)

 

 

2017 Winterr Vendor Information

Location: University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Academy Dates: January 7-13, 2017

  • Set up begins January 6th at 1500

Exhibit booth fee schedule

  • 8' x 10' booth space = $350.00
  • Table top space = $250.00. Additional spaces = $100.00 per space
  • Additional meal tickets = $25.00 per person – per day

     Lodging:

  • Host hotel is the Marriott at $71 per night.  You also have the option of the Hyatt House if you would prefer a room with a full kitchen.

    You must reserve the rooms through us, please contact us with the dates you need.

For additional information/questions or special requests please contact:

  • Cheryl Dalton This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Laurie Oliver This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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. .


 

IMT Opportunities

CWFIMA is now accepting applications for IMT Position.

 Click to Apply Online!

Winter Academy

Click for 2018 Winter Catalog
2018 Winter CWFIMA Academy
January 6-12, 2018
UCCS, Colorado Springs
Schedule now available
 Download Catalog Brochure

Document Library

Download the latest information, class rosters, forms and brochures.

Access Document Library

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.

Click for trainee application...

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.

Click for vendor registration...

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