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Health and Safety Program Manager F0722

Training Specialist

Michael Stern

Delivery type

2-day off-campus

Continuing education units


ACE recommendation

In the lower-division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in public safety administration.

This 2-day course will provide fire and emergency medical services department personnel and other related emergency responders with the aptitudes and abilities necessary to manage the duties and responsibilities of the Health and Safety Program Manager (HSPM) within their respective organizations.

Successful completion of this course will enable participants to:

  • Adapt the HSPM roles and responsibilities while applying risk management health and safety concepts within their organization to determine system-wide needs and to develop support to institutionalize opportunities to meet the needs assessment.
  • Evaluate and prioritize health and safety-related strengths and weaknesses within their organizations.
  • Evaluate the environmental barriers affecting the implementation and impact of the organization’s safety and health programs.
  • Evaluate and integrate the organization’s and individual’s responsibility to impact health and wellness positively.

Pre-course materials and course syllabus

Instructions to Download Student Manual: PDF 185KB
Course Syllabus: PDF 304KB

Individuals who have department-level health and safety responsibilities and responsibility for setting policy for the department on such issues.

Individuals attending this course should have working knowledge of the Incident Command System as taught by the National Fire Academy, as well as working knowledge of applicable National Fire Protection Association and Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirements and recommendations.

Upcoming offerings

Email or call the official under Contact(s) if you are interested in attending a course.
Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
July 6 - 7, 2023 Lihue, Hawaii
Gary Lum
Administrative Specialist III
Hawaii State Fire Council
Socrates Bratakos
Administrative Specialist II
Hawaii State Fire Council
Jeremy Cole
Training Captain
Kauai Fire Department
September 16 - 17, 2023 Box Elder, South Dakota
Michael Jones
Deputy State Fire Marshal
DPS State Fire Marshal
Adam Kuenkel
Box Elder Fire Department
September 16 - 17, 2023 Brunswick, Maine
James A. Graves
Maine Fire Service Institute
James E. Roy
Deputy Director
Maine Fire Service Institute