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Annual Women in Wildfire Training 2022

The Lakeside Ranger District to Host Women in Wildfire Training

Springerville, AZ, August 8th, 2022 — The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests will be hosting the annual Women in Wildfire Training this fall. This is a fast paced, six-day training where women from around the nation have to opportunity to participate in hands-on wildland fire training in a simulated fire assignment. Anyone is welcome to apply, no experience necessary.

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After the completion of the training, students become certified as FFT2 (Firefighter Type 2) and will be provided with information  on how to apply in USAjobs if interested in working on a fire crew. 

The camp will be held at the Pinedale Work Center on the Lakeside District of the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests in Arizona. The dates for the training are Sept 23rd-25th and Sept 30th-Oct 2nd, participants must attend both timeframes. Time and travel are paid, and equipment is provided. Apply  by August 21st at https://wildlandfirelearningportal.net/course/view.php?id=1629 

If you have any questions, please contact Naomi Corkish (naomi.corkish@usda.gov or 928-333-6247)  or Matt Sigg (matthew.sigg@usda.gov or 316-617-9898) 

Stay up to date on news from the A bar S at our website https://www.fs.usda.gov/asnf, on Twitter @A_SNFs and on facebook.com/apachesitgreavesnfs. 

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