AA WFDSS Refresher(s)

Training Recommendations

This document is a reference for individuals putting together annual WFDSS training refreshers for Agency Administrator; the Interagency Standards for Fire and Fire Aviation Operations (Red Book) Appendix N recommends a 2 hour refresher. The training recommendations provided in this document are not new but highlight the important topics and what is available.

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2020 Agency Administrator WFDSS Refresher

This recording of the 2020 Agency Administrator Refresher & Hot Topics Webinar addresses many of the complexities AAs will encounter this season, to include COVID19. Watching it serves as a 1-hour WFDSS refresher for 2020. Document this at your local unit as needed; WFDSS or the WFM RD&A do not provide certificates for watching videos.

Analytics for Fire Support in 2020
Wildland Fire Decision Support Tools; a Guide for AAs
Questions & Answers from the 2020 AA Refresher Webinar

WFM RD&A YouTube channel

WFDSS YouTube channel

Agency Administrator Refreshers Objectives

  • Define the Agency Administrator role in decision making and documentation.
  • Identify areas an Agency Administrator should focus on in WFDSS.
  • Discuss the Risk and Complexity Analysis in WFDSS.
  • Review decision tools and how they can inform decisions.