Fire Fighters and First Responders

Upon joining the WLLVFD, fire fighters and first responders are required to take a minimum of four training classes.  The  courses listed below are free and can be accessed at the FEMA website -

IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100

Introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training.

IS-200.B: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents

ICS 200 is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System (ICS). 

IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction

This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS). NIMS provides a consistent nationwide template to enable all government, private-sector, and nongovernmental organizations to work together during domestic incidents.

IS-800.B: National Response Framework, An Introduction

The course introduces participants to the concepts and principles of the National Response Framework.

More websites, with various types of training, can be downloaded from our 'Resources' menu.

"Any and all training you find for first responders/firefighters is great.  We always need more knowledge within our department"- Allen McWhirter