Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Wildland Fire Fighting
R121 | 27917 | D. Calvin
CLASS TIME: October 8, 9, 15, and 16, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM daily
LOCATION: HPER and nearby State Forest on second weekend
DESCRIPTION: Completion of this training and passing of the Pack
Test (aerobic capacity test) will qualify State or Federal Employee
as a Type 2 Firefighter enabling them to assist with wildfires and
prescribed fires. Employees from other agencies may take this
training and may be able to be “Red Carded” as a Wildland
Firefighter by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.
EVALUATION: 30% skill demonstration, 30% attendance and
participation, and 40% written examination.
ADDITIONAL FEE: The additional fee for the class is $160, which
includes educational materials and certification.