Protect Your Home From Wildfires
How to prepare your home for wildfires.
Understanding the Wildfire Threat to Homes
The NFPA® provides a free educational resource for residents and other stakeholders that are interested in pursuing knowledge on the basics of how wildfires ignite homes and the actions that can be implemented to make homes safer. The module can be completed in approximately 30 minutes.
Upon completing the free online course you will be able to:
Describe the threat of wildfire to homes and communities.
Explain the three things that can affect the speed and intensity of wildfire.
And, identify the primary sources of ignition for a home during a wildfire.
You will be able to use and share the knowledge you gain to increase the potential survivability of homes and other community assets when wildfires occur.