The Wildland Firefighter Apprentice Program is an accredited, educational program designed to enhance and develop future Fire and Aviation Managers. The intent of the Program is to take a career entry firefighter and provide education, training and paid work experience over a 12 to 48 month period, depending on experience. Upon successful completion of all the requirements of the Apprenticeship Program, the apprentice will reach journey-level status as a wildland firefighter.

Academy Dates

Advanced Academy 60 & 61

Oct 26 - Nov 21, 2014


Basic Academy 62

Jan 25 - Feb 20, 2015

Basic Academy 63

Feb 1 - Feb 27, 2015

Basic Academy 64

Feb 22 - Mar 20, 2015