Open workshops are listed below. For more information please contact the workshop coordinator.

Workshop Dates Location Lodging Additional Info

Managing Visitors & Volunteers in Natural Areas*

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May 3 & 4, 2017

Registration closed

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Gold Head Branch State Park

Keystone Heights, FL

Optional lodging available at: Gold Head Branch State Park  

Managing For Diversity Across Florida's Unique Landscape*

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May 18, 2017

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Morningside Nature Center, Gainesville, FL Participants are responsible for securing their own lodging  

S-131 Firefighter Type I

(note: S-133 content has now been merged into S-131)

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June 13, 2017

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Doyle Conner DPI Building,
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in Gainesville FL

Participants are responsible for securing their own lodging

S-130/190 prerequisite

Participants must bring their own IRPG

S-215 Fire Operations in Wildland/Urban Interface

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June 14-15, 2017

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Doyle Conner DPI Building,
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in Gainesville FL

Participants are responsible for securing their own lodging

S-130/190 prerequisite

completion of S-131 preferred; FFT1

Participants must bring their own IRPG

S130/190 Basic Wildland Firefighter Training

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August 15-18, 2017

Registration closed

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Waccasassa Forestry Center, in Gainesville FL

and

Ordway-Swisher Biological Station,
Melrose FL

Participants are responsible for securing their own lodging

FEMA IS-100 online course must be completed before attending the training
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S190 online course (8hrs) to be completed at own pace (test to be taken on first day of class)

Collaborating to Manage Ecosystems*
(formerly "Working Across Boundaries to Protect Ecosystems")

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Oct 24-25, 2017

2 days + 8hrs online

Registration is OPEN!

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Wekiwa Springs State Park, in Apopka, FL

Optional lodging available at Wekiwa Springs State Park Youth Camp

 

S-212 Wildland Fire Chainsaws

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Registration closed

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Ordway-Swisher Biological Station, Melrose, FL

Participants are responsible for securing their own lodging

(nearby options at Gold Head Branch State Park)

Participants must bring their own:

  • PPE
  • Ear/eye protection
  • 8" leather boots
  • Long pants/shirt
  • Chainsaw chaps
  • Leather gloves
  • IRPG

Conservation Site Assessment & Planning*

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Spring 2018

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Ordway-Swisher Biological Station, Melrose, FL Optional lodging available at: Gold Head Branch State Park  

Florida Certified Prescribed Burn Manager Training*
(Formerly "Interagency Prescribed Fire Training")

Ongoing

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*Indicates core course for the Certificate in Natural Areas Management

To register for an open workshop please click on the registration link and you will be redirected to the registration site.