Indian Affairs | Training

Career Development, Training & Qualifications

The BIA Training Section is an essential partner with other agency training professionals. The mission of the BIA NIFC Training Section is to provide wildland fire training courses and education opportunities to technicians and professionals who occupy fire management positions in Bureau and Tribal programs. To accomplish this, the training program analyzes the needs for training in Indian Country then develops, coordinates and implements wildland fire training programs to meet those needs. The Section also oversees a national cadre of training professionals, curriculum designers, the national qualifications system, and national visual communication products.