Executive Skills Series: Exercising Leadership Through Difficult Conversations F0522

Curriculum: Leadership and Executive Development
Training Specialist

Kevin Brame
301-447-1069

Delivery type
2-Day Off-Campus
Continuing education units
1.4
ACE recommendation
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one semester hour in public administration, leadership, communication, management, or human resources.

The purpose of this two-day course is to provide knowledge and skills for having difficult conversations to exercise leadership in addressing adaptive challenges. The goal of this course is for the participant to identify and apply skills for having difficult conversations as they relate to exercising leadership when addressing adaptive challenges.

Student pre-course materials and course syllabus:

Selection criteria

The primary target audience is fire and emergency service personnel in positions of authority (executive level officers) who have an opportunity to exercise leadership.

Note: Participants must be minimally assigned to a supervisory level position (for example, a Company Officer).

Prerequisites

None

Post-course requirements

None

Upcoming offerings

Submit FEMA Form 119-25-2 to the contact(s) listed below for the course offering you are interested in attending.
Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP Train-the-Trainer?
January 9 - 10, 2020 Honolulu, Hawaii

Gary Lum
Administrative Specialist
Hawaii State Fire Council
808-723-7169
glum@honolulu.gov

Barney P. Hanson
Fire Fighter III- TRB Administrative Section
Honolulu Fire Department
808-723-7038
bhanson1@honolulu.gov

Course coordination plan
March 1 - 2, 2020 Cancelled Waterville, Minnesota

Jacob Lindquist
Deputy State Fire Marshal-Training
Minnesota State Fire Marshal Division
651-201-7219
Jacob.lindquist@state.mn.us

Chris Meskan
Fire Chief
Waterville Fire Department
507-362-4212
watefire@frontier.com

Course coordination plan
March 7 - 8, 2020 Waterville, Minnesota

Jacob Lindquist
Deputy State Fire Marshal-Training
Minnesota State Fire Marshal Division
651-201-7219
Jacob.lindquist@state.mn.us

Chris Meskan
Fire Chief
Waterville Fire Department
507-362-4212
watefire@frontier.com

Course coordination plan
March 30 - 31, 2020 Schertz, Texas

Darren Smith
Manager, Region 4
TEEX/ESTI/Extension
210-269-9437
darren.smith@teex.tamu.edu

Scott Matthews
Manager, Special Projects
TEEX/ESTI/Extension
979-204-2079
scott.matthews@teex.tamu.edu

Kade Long
Fire Chief
Schertz Fire Rescue
210-619-1300
klong@schertz.com

Course coordination plan
July 11 - 12, 2020 Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Jeff Elliott
Fire Service Program Director
Tennessee Fire Service & Codes Enforcement Academy
931-224-0851
jeff.elliott@tn.gov

Course coordination plan
August 13 - 14, 2020 Kahului, Hawaii

Gary Lum
Administrative Specialist
Hawaii State Fire Council
808-723-7169
glum@honolulu.gov

Lani Gomes
Training Captain
Maui Fire Department
808-270-5545
Uilani-Manu.Gomes@co.maui.hi.us

Course coordination plan

Student comments

Everyone at some point has to deal with a difficult conversation and this class provides multiple tools to do so effectively.