Wildland Fire Professional Certification
Why has AFE developed this Certification Program?
This Certification Program is designed to further ecologically-based fire science and management, to formally identify fire careers as vital professions, to set standards for the preparation of future fire professionals, and to document the education, experience, and training qualifications of members of the fire ecology and management profession.
When is the Deadline and how much does it cost?
This year's deadline for application is July 1, 2015.
The application cost ranges from $60-150, depending on the certification applied for.
How do I apply?
Join the Crowd!
You can join the ranks of some of the profession's most esteemed members. View all of our certified members and their level on our
Congratulations to our most recently certified professionals!
William Hiatt, Thom Dodd
James Archiniega, Douglas Smith, Adam Watts, John Scasta,
Kate Crosthwaite, C. Alina Cansler
Kelsy Gibos, Theodore Adams, Kate Crosthwaite, Donovan Birch
Senior Fire Ecologists:
Merrill Kaufmann, Chris Dicus
Senior Fire Managers: