This is a classroom course designed to produce student proficiency in the performance of duties
associated with the Single Resource Boss position from initial dispatch through demobilization to the
home unit. Topics include operational leadership, preparation and mobilization, assignment preparation,
risk management, entrapment avoidance, safety and tactics, offline duties, demobilization, and postincident responsibilities.
This is a skill course designed to produce student proficiency in the performance of the duties associated
with Engine Boss, Single Resource (ENGB). Topics include engine and crew capabilities and
limitations, information sources, fire size up considerations, tactics, and wildland urban interface.