An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock () or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.


The Youth Fire Prevention Program hosts a three day course to train fire personnel and community partners to coordinate a JFP program for their Tribe. The training consists of:

  • Understanding and identifying the youth set fire incident problem
  • Collecting fire incident data including the time, location and objects burned in the fire,
  • Practicing interviewing youth and parents
  • Learning how to use a screening instrument to make referrals and develop safety and supervision plans
  • Providing educational intervention
  • Implementing community service projects

Participants will receive a “How-to” manual with data collection forms, the BIA Youth Fire Screening tool and several age and culturally appropriate educational intervention curricula.  

Was this page helpful?

This Page Was Not Helpful Because The Content:

An official website of the U.S. Department of the Interior

Looking for U.S. government information and services?