Fire Service Safety Culture: Who Protects Firefighters From Firefighters? (Course available only during NFA Sponsored State Weekends) W0349

Delivery type 2-Day On-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one semester hour in fire science, emergency management or public safety.
CEU’s 1.5
Student pre-course materials and course syllabus https://nfa.usfa.fema.gov/ax/syll/syllabus_w0349.pdf PDF 134KB
Training Specialist

Kevin Brame
kevin.brame@fema.dhs.gov
301-447-1069

Upcoming offerings

July 29 - 30, 2017 | October 14 - 15, 2017 | November 18 - 19, 2017 | View more

Course description

This two-day course is designed to assist emergency services personnel in defining and advocating organizational change within the fire service relating to safety. Topics include safety and risk cultures within organizations; influences on safety culture and risk categories; concepts, goals, and processes of risk management; The course incorporates a facilitated student-centered methodologies including lecture, small and large group activities, and individual assessments.

Selection criteria

The primary target audience includes anyone in emergency services with an interest in changing culture in his or her organization. The secondary target audience includes all interested individuals and community people who are responsible for risk management.

Prerequisites

None

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
July 29 - 30, 2017 Emmitsburg, Maryland
October 14 - 15, 2017 Emmitsburg, Maryland
November 18 - 19, 2017 Emmitsburg, Maryland
March 24 - 25, 2018 Emmitsburg, Maryland
June 2 - 3, 2018 Emmitsburg, Maryland
June 2 - 3, 2018 Emmitsburg, Maryland
June 30, 2018 - July 1, 2018 Emmitsburg, Maryland
July 14 - 15, 2018 Emmitsburg, Maryland
August 18 - 19, 2018 Emmitsburg, Maryland
August 18 - 19, 2018 Emmitsburg, Maryland
September 29 - 30, 2018 Emmitsburg, Maryland
Post-course requirements None
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