Leadership I for Fire and EMS: Strategies for Company Success (Course available only during NFA Sponsored State Weekends) W0803

Delivery type 2-Day On-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one 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

Kevin Brame
kevin.brame@fema.dhs.gov
301-447-1069

Upcoming offerings

June 25 - 26, 2016 | July 16 - 17, 2016 | August 20 - 21, 2016 | View more

Course description

This two-day course presents the Company Officer (CO) 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 CO's subordinates, methods for running meetings effectively in the fire service environment, and decision-making skills for the CO.

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 six months.

• Training officers, staff or administrative officers of fire and rescue organizations.

Prerequisites

None

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
June 25 - 26, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
July 16 - 17, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
August 20 - 21, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
September 24 - 25, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
November 5 - 6, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
March 18 - 19, 2017 Emmitsburg, Maryland
Post-course requirements None
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