Staff rides are a superb tool for developing the decision-making skills of leaders at all levels. The staff ride allows the participant to examine and analyze fireground decisions made by leaders of the past in concert with an on-scene study of the actual terrain upon which the fire was fought.
The following references provide information about Staff Rides in the wildland fire service:
The following document can be used as a guide to assist in the development of new Staff Rides:
The following links provide additional information regarding the use of Staff Rides in other organizations: