- Phoenix, AZ: February 21-23, 2012
- Redmond, OR: April 10-12, 2012
- Asheville, NC: May 15-17, 2012 (IQCS session #027)
To learn more, including application procedures, go here. Nomination deadline line is November 1, 2011.
Comment: The wildfire community long ago came to understand that GIS was absolutely critical to managing a fast moving, mutating disaster. Consequently, the geospatial capacity within this sector of the Department of the Interior is well advanced and serves as a benchmark for where the Department of Homeland Security must move for both field operations and the development of systems like a national Common Operating Picture.
The wildfire community also conducts the following other classes on geospatial technologies for emergency response:
N9005 - GIS Technician - All Risk (No description available)