Executive Skills Series: Exercising Leadership Within Communities W0520

Course only available to on-campus weekend program students.
Curriculum: Leadership and Executive Development
Training Specialist

Kevin Brame
301-447-1069

Delivery type
2-day on-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

Incident Command System (ICS)-100-level and ICS-200-level training. Preferred courses are Q0462 and Q0463, available through NFA Online. Chief's signature attests that the applicant has completed this required training.

Post-course requirements

None

Upcoming offerings

Virginia and North Carolina: Submit FEMA Form 119-25-2 to the contact(s) listed below for the course offering you are interested in attending. All other states: Apply online.
Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP Train-the-Trainer?
March 28 - 29, 2020 Emmitsburg, Maryland

James A Graves
State Fire Training Director
Maine Fire Service Institute
207-844-2078
jgraves@smccme.edu

Jason Wheeler
Coordinator/ Maine State Weekend
Maine Fire Service Institute
mestwkd@hotmail.com

James A Graves
Director
Maine Fire Service Institute
207-844-2078
Jgraves@smccme.edu

Course coordination plan

Student comments

It helps to fill the void and ensure that others understand the big picture.