Locate the resources you need right here for your RAWS program. Get the current schedule for RAWS training classes conducted by our own RSFWSU staff. Find forms to open an account in WFMI, create a parts order list for your station, or automate your sensor rehab schedule. Download documents from our training classes and get technical information specific to the type of equipment you maintain. As well as helpful links to other websites used throughout the RAWS community.
The RSFWSU provides syllabus, curriculum, training aids, and instructors for the RAWS maintenance training courses. These courses are offered six times annually and scheduled by the Geographic Area Training Representatives (GATR). This training is principally for customers who maintain their stations via RSFWSU Depot Service or Portable Return contract options.
PLEASE NOTE: All training applications and nomination packages must be submitted through your local area GATR. The RSFWSU office does not accept or process any training requests.
All nominations should be submitted 30 days prior to class dateClick here for the National Wildland Fire Training Site
Follow the instructions on page 2 to set up a WFMI account
This is a printable form designed for the field tech to keep track of station maintenance for posting later to WFMI narrative.
Use this form to update station information and changes to a RAWS station. This form is also used to create a WFMI preventive maintenance schedule and a list of a parts/sensors that can be ordered through the RSFWSU Depot. This form must be filled out completely and as accurately as possible. ANY FORM WITH MISSING OR INACCURATE INFORMATION WILL BE RETURNED which will delay updating the station record in WFMI.
NOTE: For customers changing over to an FTS F6 station please refer to the station packing list to find the information necessary to complete the Station Update Form
RAWS Field Guide Notes and Tech Resources
Select any of the following links for information taught at our RAWS training classes and for technical information specific to the type of equipment you maintain. Manufacturer-specific information posted on this website does not constitute endorsement. It is provided solely as a reference for users.