Frequently Asked Questions

 

Is tuition charged for NAFRI courses?
No, but participants are responsible for per diem, lodging, meals, etc.

Is there wireless internet access at NAFRI?
Yes, please see the Institute's Computer Standards on the NAFRI website.

Can I check my agency email from the Institute?
US Forest Service Employees may access the FS network to check email. Non-FS users may request access to the wireless network to access email. Please see the Institute's Computer Standards on the NAFRI website.

Does NAFRI provide shuttle service?
Shuttle service is no longer provided by NAFRI. However, most hotels in the area provide shuttles to and from the airport and NAFRI. 

Do I need a rental car?
Most of the hotels provide shuttle service to and from the airport and also to NAFRI if set up ahead of time. Walking from many of the hotels to the training center and restaurants takes approximately 5-20 minutes. See area map

Is there enough time for lunch if you are not driving?
There are approximately 15 fast food and sit down restaurants within walking distance to the Institute. Soda/juice/water and snack vending machines are available in the Institute foyer.  See area map