Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center

McClellan Park Executive Center

View of the front entrance—note: access to the training rooms is only available through the side entrances.

The Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center (WFTC) resides at the McClellan Business Park, formerly McClellan Air Force Base. The WFTC was created to implement National Fire Plan direction for the accelerated development and training of wildland firefighters. WFTC provides classroom and meeting facilities for agency and public non-commercial functions.

WFTC is home to the Wildland Firefighter Apprenticeship Program.

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All questions with regards to the facility please contact the WFTC Training Staff at 916-640-1112 or wftc@fs.fed.us

WFTC is centrally located in Sacramento, CA. serviced by air, rail and bus. Transportion from the Sacramento Airport to WFTC is readily available. WFTC is accessible from Highway 99, Interstates 5 and 80. WFTC has numerous hotels and restaurants within walking distance and/or 15 minutes driving time.

We offer:

  • 15 state of the art classroom/meeting rooms with built-in audio/visual equip including projection screen, projector, dvd/vcr, vga/hdmi port for laptop connectivity, telephone conference capabilities, column-free rooms, and WiFi
  • 3 fully operational computer laboratories with built-in networked p.c.'s and audio/visual equip including projection screen, projector, dvd/vcr, vga/hdmi port for laptop connectivity, telephone conference capabilities, column-free rooms, and WiFi
  • 13 instructor prep/break-out rooms 10 - 20 person capacity
  • 276 person seating capacity in break/lunch room
  • Specialized training rooms: Aviation simulators and sand table rooms
  • Other amenities: Learning Library & Nursing Mother's Room
  • Dormitory rooms for 300 persons.
    • Dormitory space is limited given out on a first come first serve basis with the Apprenticeship Academies taking priority when they are in session.
    • 2017/2018 Academy Dates are October 22nd through November 17th, 2017 and January 15th through February 9th, 2018. Please plan your travel accordingly.
  • WiFi available for all Forest Service devices; Non-Forest Service WiFi available upon request
  • Parking for 420 vehicles
  • McClellan Business Park provides 24 hour security for WFTC as well as the dormitories




https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/r5/fire-aviation/management/?cid=STELPRDB5363444