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2017 Fire Academy Information for Attendees

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2016 New York Wildfire and Incident Management Academy Concludes

The 2016 New York Wildfire and Incident Management Academy (NYWIMA) has concluded. The 2017 Academy is scheduled for late October 2017. Additional information on the New York Wildfire and Incident Management Academy can be found on the Central Pine Barrens Commission website and on the Academy's Facebook page.

Registration Information can be found by contacting:

New York Wildfire and Incident Management Academy

624 Old Riverhead Road
Westhampton, New York 11978
(631) 769-1556 or nywima@pb.state.ny.us

Additional Academy Course Offerings

The Academy has also provided individual training sessions for a variety of large organizations that wanted training for their entire workforce. Courses put on by Academy staff included

  • I-300 - Intermediate ICS with NIMS

  • S-130/190 - Basic Firefighting and Wildfire Behavior

  • S-212 Wildfire Powersaws

  • S-215 Fire Operations in the Urban Interface

More information on these individual training programs can be found by calling or e-mailing the Academy.

If you have any questions about future Academy class offerings, or the New York Wildfire and Incident Management Academy, you may e-mail the Academy at fire.academy@dec.ny.gov or nywima@pb.state.ny.us or call directly at 631-769-1556.


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