Course Name: S-260 - Interagency Incident Business Management (Enhanced) Live Online
Description:

This course is an instructor-led course. All students will need to complete the online version quizzes and final exam for completion/credit. The online course will have instructor enhancements and direction through each module. This course meets the general training needs of all positions for which an understanding of interagency incident business management is required. The NWCG Standards for Interagency Incident Business Management, PMS 902, is used as the primary job aid to supplement this course. It provides basic policy and direction for incident business management.

Course Date: Jan. 31 - Feb. 3, 2023
Course Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Course Location: William N. Pennington Health Science Center
Address: ONLINE, Reno, NV, 89511
Room: TBA
Price: $300
Pre-Study: Yes (See NWCG for details.)
Target Group:

S-260 supports the development of knowledge and skills for: CRWB, HEQB, ENGB, FELB, FIRB, HMGB, RESL, HRSP, INCM, ORDM, RCDM, BCMG, EQPM, SECM, PTRC, COST, COMP, EQTR, ICPI, EDSD, and ACDP.

Notes:

Prerequisites: You will need to visit the Wildland Fire Learning Portal and sign up before the beginning of the course since you will be completing this course online while attending the course.

Technical Requirements:

  • Computer with internet access, Edge and Chrome web browser.
  • Second monitor (this can be a second laptop screen, monitor, iPad or Android pad, or equivalent.
  • Recommend a printer if you want hard copies of any of the handouts. This is a personal preference, not a requirement.

Students will need this hardware available to them throughout the course.

In addition, it is expected that students have some knowledge of the Incident Command System. Recommended: FEMA IS-100 and IS-200 (2 hours each). These courses are free through FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute. It is also recommended that you complete FEMA IS-700 and IS-800. All 4 of these courses are recommended and/or required (agency-specific) for all incident-related field assignments.

Register for Wildland Fire Program Courses

See our registration/payment site to view upcoming workshops, pay online and reserve your spot.

Note: Wildland Fire Program courses are not eligible for financial aid.

Course Cancellation Policies

Cancellations

In rare cases, classes may be canceled due to very low enrollment or weather conditions. If this occurs, students will be notified and will have the option of attending another class or request a refund within two weeks of cancellation.

Refunds

Cancel more than three business days in advance of the class start date and you’ll receive a full refund minus a $10 cancellation fee. Cancel three working days or less and receive a 50% refund minus a $10 cancellation fee. Once class begins, however, refunds will not be given.

Inclement Weather Policy

If a workshop is canceled due to an unexpected College closure (i.e., weather conditions, etc.) all attempts will be made to reschedule the class. Only if the class cannot be rescheduled will a full refund then be issued. Please listen to the radio or check the College website in order to determine if the school has closed. Every effort will be made to inform you of a class cancellation due to inclement weather. If you are unable to attend due to the weather in your area—but the class has not been canceled—you are still responsible to contact the department 24 hours in advance of the class start date.

Please contact us with any questions you may have prior to registration.