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Career Area: Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-058-1
Approximately 1 Year to Complete
Credit Program
Average Annual Tuition: $4230
Fire crew dousing a fire

Wildland Fire Crew Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Burn Crew
Engine Crew
Hand Crew
Holding Crew

Average Median Wage


Wildland Fire Crew Programs

Teamwork is essential in the demanding role of a Wildland Fire Crew member. Your training will include a broad range of topics including wilderness survival, ecosystem management, hazardous materials and GPS use. You will learn how to use prescribed fire as a tool in wildlife management, forestry or endangered species management. You will also learn about the proper care and use of equipment, line construction, pump tending and hose use. There will be multiple opportunities for you to gain valuable first-hand experience in live fire settings.

Wildland Fire Crew Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
Fox Valley Wildland Fire Crew at Fox Valley