Executive Skills Series: Exercising Leadership Within Communities F0520

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 upper division baccalaureate degree category, one semester hour in public administration, leadership or management.

The purpose of this two-day course is to provide fire service authority figures with knowledge and skills, enabling them to exercise leadership when confronting adaptive challenges presented by increasingly diverse internal and external communities. The goal of the course is for participants to use the diversity of ideas, peoples and cultures as resources in exercising leadership to address adaptive challenges in their communities.

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?
August 24 - 25, 2020 Columbia, South Carolina

Mike Dunlap
Educational Specialist
South Carolina Fire Academy
803-896-9842
mike.dunlap@llr.sc.gov

Course coordination plan
October 3 - 4, 2020 Lansing, Michigan

Dan Hammerberg
Region Coordinator
Michigan Fire Fighter Training Division
906-399-4399
hammerbergd@michigan.gov

Mark Cleveland
Fire Chief
Michigan Association of Fire Chiefs
231-788-2254
mark.cleveland@mcd911.net

Course coordination plan
October 17 - 18, 2020 Ninilchik, Alaska

Sara Garcia
Fire Training Specialist/Statewide Training Coordinator
State of AK, Bureau of Fire Accreditation, Standards, and Training
907-334-0894
sara.garcia@alaska.gov

Virginia Lauer-McMichael
Fire Training Specialist/Public Education Coordinator
State of AK, Bureau of Fire Accreditation, Standards, and Training
907-269-5481
virginia.lauer-mcmichael@alaska.gov

Grace Huhndorf
Assistant Chief
Ninilchik Emergency Services
907-567-3342
aghuhndorf@hotmail.com

Course coordination plan
January 23 - 24, 2021 St. Johnsbury, Vermont

Jessica Pomainville
Administrative Services Coordinator
Vermont Fire Academy
802-483-2749
jessica.pomainville@vermont.gov

Michael Skaza
Program Training Coordinator
Vermont Fire Academy
802-483-2755
michael.skaza@vermont.gov

Course coordination plan

Student comments

Good basis for knowledge for upcoming officers and leaders in general to better understand changing cultures and overall environment.