Academy Information


The following trainee positions will be available at the 2019 Summer academy (if a position is not listed there is not any availability for that specific position). All trainees will work on taskbooks and receive experience in their specific position. To apply click the "T" button below.

  • $45 per day (includes breakfast, lunch & dinner)
  • You must attend a minimum of 4 days

  • Each position has a maximum number of trainees (see positions below). This maximum is per day per position, not per academy.
  •, all applicants will be notified of their acceptance (or contacted with an explanation if not accepted)
  • As this is a planned event, no taskbooks will be completed or recommendations made for final certification.
  • An evaluation with completed tasks will be provided for each trainee
  • Bring your position kit, if you have one, and your initiated PTB.

 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.


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

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Last Updated:02/18/20



2020 Summer Vendor Information

Location: Coal Ridge HIgh School
                35947 Hwy 6
                New Castle, CO  81647

Academy Dates: June 1-7, 2020

  • Set up begins May 31st at 1500

Exhibit booth fee schedule

  • 8' x 10' booth space = $375.00 (includes meals for 1 per booth space)
  • Table top space = $275.00. Additional spaces = $100.00 per space
  • Additional meal tickets = $20.00 per person – per day


  • Host hotel is either the Residence Inn or Courtyard in Glenwood Springs (approx 20 minutes from school) Nightly rate is $96

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

For additional information/questions or special requests please contact:

  •  Bernie Post  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 970-222-8698 or Laurie Oliver This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 970-759-9611


 Vendor Registration Process 


Registration will ONLY be accepted online. Registration link is at the bottom of the homepage (click on the yellow V)  Contact Laurie Oliver This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if this is a problem.


Please read and accept the vendor agreement below.

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. Please read the following information prior to completing the Student Registration Application.

FOTP Brochure

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

 Download 2019 Brochure

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