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, 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

Kevin Brame

Upcoming offerings

November 21 - 22, 2015 | February 13 - 14, 2016 | February 20 - 21, 2016 | 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
November 21 - 22, 2015 Emmitsburg, Maryland
February 13 - 14, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
February 20 - 21, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
June 25 - 26, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
July 16 - 17, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
August 20 - 21, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
September 24 - 25, 2016 Emmitsburg, Maryland
Post-course requirements None.