News & Events

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Check out these upcoming training opportunities or click to see all training.

Upcoming Training

November 7, 2019 12:00 am

Fire Behavior Calculations – NWCG S-390

Course provides an introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior Calculations, which develops knowledge and skills required for effective fire behavior prediction.  Date/Time TBD Questions or interest in taking this course please contact Jon Kellermann at kellermj@fvtc.edu or 920-225-5901.

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January 6, 2020 8:00 am

Wildland Fire Intro – NWCG S-130/S-190/L-180

The course prepares new firefighters in basic firefighting skills and behavior; factors that will aid them in the safe and effective control of wildland fires. Enroll online on or after 11/17/19. Prerequisites for this course are ICS100 and IS700, both online courses and free to take.  Contact Kelly White for more information or help with

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March 6, 2020 8:30 am

Work Capacity Test (Pack Test)

Arduous and moderate offered. 3 test times in March 2020 Friday March 6th 2020 from 8:30am-10:30am, class number 92621 Friday March 6th 2020 from 1-3pm, class number 92622 Friday March 27th 2020 from 3-5pm, class number 92623 Contact Kelly White for more information or help with enrollment by email whitek@fvtc.edu or phone at 920-225-5950.

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