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Reducing Wildfire Risk to
People and Property - FREE Online Training

Helping Property Owners and Fire Service Professionals Reduce Risk

Each year, thousands of structures are destroyed by wildfires--and millions more are at risk. The speed and intensity of wildfires mean that firefighters will not be able to protect every property. Whether you are a home or business owner wondering what you can do to reduce damage and loss, or a fire service, insurance, or community safety professional who needs to assess and communicate risk factors and potential mitigation options, NFPA has the training you need.

Reducing Wildfire Risk to Property: Protecting Your Home or Business

Whether you are a homeowner, business owner, or property manager, this course will reveal the key factors that determine wildfire risk to your property. This interactive training provides science-based steps on how to protect your property from wildfire.


Reducing Wildfire Risk to Property: Professional Online Training

This self-paced online course provides the latest information, education, and support that wildfire mitigation professionals need. With expert insights, Dynamic videos, and interactive exercises, this course will help ensure you’re well prepared to improve safety in your community.


NFPA Wildfire Risk Simulator

See how well your home or business is protected against wildfire and learn steps you can take to help reduce your risk!

Using augmented reality (AR) and 3D technology, the NFPA Wildfire Risk Simulator allows you to select the environment, structure, roof, siding, and other details that most closely match those of your own property, then watch as a simulated wildfire approaches. Will your structure survive?*

Download the NFPA Wildfire Risk Simulator from the App Store or Google Play. 

*The sole purpose of this simulation tool (“tool”) is to circulate information about some ways to help reduce wildfire risk. The tool cannot account for all factors that affect wildfire risk and anyone using this tool should rely on his or her own independent judgment or, as appropriate, seek the advice of a competent professional.  It is provided AS IS and AS AVAILABLE without guaranteeor warranty of any kind and without representation or warranty regarding the accuracy, completeness, usefulness, timeliness, reliability, or appropriateness. NFPA assumes no responsibility or liability in connection with the information contained in or expressed by this tool, its use or output.

Your Home and Wildfire.
Choices That Can Make a Difference.

Homeowners can play an important role in making key choices that help protect their homes against wildfire risks.
Learn more about Wildfire Preparedness.