Online CIFFC-Understanding the Fire Weather Index (FWI) System

FIRES-113 (This course is not open to the public)  


Understanding the Fire Weather Index (FWI) System offers a comprehensive introduction to the Canadian Forest Fire Weather Index (FWI) System, which is a critical tool used for assessing Wildland fire potential, and is one of the major subsystems or modules of the Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System. By taking this course students will learn about the three fuel moisture codes, three fire behaviour indexes and four weather observations that make up the FWI System.

To Register:

Contractors and Government of Alberta Employees, contact your WF Forest Area training contact.