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

Training Specialist

Ken Farmer
ken.farmer@fema.dhs.gov
301-447-1871

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Curriculum: Management Science

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.
Delivery Type 2-Day On-Campus
Prerequisites None.
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
Post-Course Requirements None.
Student Pre-Course Materials None.
NFPA Standards None.
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Course Schedule Information

Dates Availability Location Contact(s)
May 30 - 31, 2015 Emmitsburg, Maryland
June 6 - 7, 2015 Emmitsburg, Maryland
July 25 - 26, 2015 Emmitsburg, Maryland
August 22 - 23, 2015 Emmitsburg, Maryland
September 19 - 20, 2015 Emmitsburg, Maryland