The goal of this 2-day course is to provide students with the managerial, administrative and leadership skills and awareness necessary for new or recently appointed or elected chiefs to effectively meet their obligations of the position.
Pre-course materials and course syllabus
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The primary audience for this course is newly appointed fire chiefs in volunteer, combination or career departments, as well as emergency medical services (EMS) chiefs.
The secondary audience is department leaders and current officers who may become fire chiefs, as well as local government administrators and elected officials who are involved in the administration of a fire department or EMS.