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FSC 186 NWCG Crew Boss (Single Resource), S-230
Credit Hours:  1.5
Effective Term: Fall 2016
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 1.5 Lecture
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F
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Description: Instruction to produce student proficiency in the performance of all duties associated with the single resource crew boss, which includes preparation, mobilization, assignment, tactics and safety, demobilization at Wildfires. This course is required to obtain the NWCG Engine Boss qualification. National Wildfire Coordinating Group standardized course.

Prerequisites: NWCG S-131, or CAC FSC181

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Application Level) Identify hazards, risks and determine how to mitigate them on various incidents.
2. (Application Level) Describe tactics that are appropriate to various wildland fire situations and implement them through the chain of command.
3. (Application Level) Implement crew boss responsibilities to and during mobilization, on the incident and during demobilization.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
Meet current National Wildfire Coordinating Group standard S-230.