Leadership I for Fire and EMS: Strategies for Company Success F0803

Leadership and Executive Development
Delivery type 2-Day Off-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower-division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in fire service administration, fire tech, fire management, fire science, public administration, emergency management, human resources management or leadership.
CEU’s 1.2
Training Specialist

Robert Neale

Upcoming offerings

May 14 - 15, 2015 | May 30 - 31, 2015 | June 8 - 9, 2015 | View more

Course description

This 2-day course presents the company officer with the basic leadership skills and tools needed to perform effectively in the fire service environment. The course includes techniques and approaches to problem-solving, ways to identify and assess the needs of the company officer's subordinates, methods for running meetings effectively in the fire service environment, and decisionmaking skills for the company officer.

Selection criteria

* Line fire officers, unit commanders, or program supervisors.* Fire or rescue personnel due for promotion/appointment to officer rank or supervisory position within 6 months.* Training officers, staff, or administrative officers of fire and rescue organizations.



Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
May 14 - 15, 2015 Ames, Iowa

Randal E. Novak
Bureau Chief
Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau
(888) 469-2374

James Kenkel
Special Programs Coordinator
Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau
(888) 469-2374

Course coordination plan
May 30 - 31, 2015 Saint Francisville, Louisiana

Wayne Cruse
(225) 202-3722

Course coordination plan
June 8 - 9, 2015 Ocala, Florida

Patrick Giacobbe
State Coordinator, NFA Training Programs
Bureau of Fire Standards and Training
(352) 369-2809

Susan Schell
Training Section Chief
Florida State Fire College
(352) 369-2822

Course coordination plan
September 12 - 13, 2015 Black Hawk, Colorado

Marianne Maxfield
Administrative Assistant
Colorado Division of Fire Prevention & Control
(303) 239-5878

Mark Quick
State Training Director
Colorado Division of Fire Prevention & Control
(303) 239-4600

Course coordination plan
Post-course requirements None.