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Workforce & Community Education
525 D Street
Eureka, CA 95501

Open: Monday - Friday
Hours: 9am - 4pm

Phone: 707.476.4500
Fax: 707.443.3417

Incident Safety Awareness for Hired Vendors

(Fromerly known as Fireline Safety for Hired Vendors)


Bulldozer operators, water tenders, crew bus drivers, vehicle drivers and mechanics who have a CalFire/USFS agreement or contract requiring annual safety training will need to take this mandatory class or they will not be eligible for contracts for the entire 2019 fire season. 

This course provides an awareness of incident fire safety to hired vendors who plan to engage in wildland fire suppression and other incident support activities. Topics include current safety training, relevant policy and procedures, how to recognize and mitigate risk, and maintain safe and effective practices while working under agency supervision on an incident. Upon successful completion of training participants will receive a course completion card valid for one (1) year from date of issue.

Special instructions:
Students will be required to provide their CA State Fire Training (SFT) ID number on the first day of class. See instructions on obtaining your SFT ID #

Please fill out the registration form fully before sending it to our office. If you are an employer registering employees, please have their full legal name, birth date and social security number.

Spring 2019 Dates:

Flyer: Click Here!

Fee: $100 - (Increased Fee of $10 for late registration or substitutions 3 days prior to class)

Check in Time: 8:00am
Class Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Saturday, May 18th            Ruth Lake Community Hall
Section# 048294                  591 Van Duzen Road, Mad River, CA 95552

If you are interested in Wildland Fire School in Crescent City, CA, click here.