Fire Service Safety Culture: Who Protects Firefighters From Firefighters? (Course available only during NFA Sponsored State Weekends) W0349

Delivery type 2-Day On-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one semester hour in fire science, emergency management or public safety.
CEU’s 1.5
Student pre-course materials and course syllabus PDF,

Training Specialist

Kevin Brame

Upcoming offerings

March 18 - 19, 2017 | April 29 - 30, 2017 | July 29 - 30, 2017 | View more

Course description

This two-day course is designed to assist emergency services personnel in defining and advocating organizational change within the fire service relating to safety. Topics include safety and risk cultures within organizations; influences on safety culture and risk categories; concepts, goals, and processes of risk management; The course incorporates a facilitated student-centered methodologies including lecture, small and large group activities, and individual assessments.

Selection criteria

The primary target audience includes anyone in emergency services with an interest in changing culture in his or her organization. The secondary target audience includes all interested individuals and community people who are responsible for risk management.



Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
March 18 - 19, 2017 Emmitsburg, Maryland
April 29 - 30, 2017 Emmitsburg, Maryland
July 29 - 30, 2017 Emmitsburg, Maryland
Post-course requirements None