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Executive Skill Series: Exercising Leadership Ethically F0523

Curriculum: Leadership and Executive Development
Training Specialist

Dave Donohue

Delivery type
2-day off-campus
Continuing education units
ACE recommendation
In the lower division baccalaureate degree category, one semester hour in ethics or critical decision making.

This two-day course provides students with the ability to recognize ethical dilemmas in the context of their environments, apply a decision model to resolve these dilemmas, render ethical decisions, and defend under scrutiny the resulting decisions that were made in an effort to resolve these dilemmas.

This course will become the fourth offering within the Executive Skill Series.

Student pre-course materials and course syllabus:

Selection criteria

The target audience for all of the Executive Skill Series courses, including this course, are fire and emergency services personnel in positions of authority who have an opportunity to exercise leadership. An eligible student must be minimally assigned to a supervisory level position (for example, a Company Officer).

Line firefighters or firefighter-paramedics are not within the target audience and will not be considered.



Post-course requirements


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?
May 15 - 16, 2021 Virginia Beach, Virginia

Dereck Baker
Training Coordinator

Doreen McAndrews
Division Chief

Course coordination plan
July 17 - 18, 2021 Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Jason Sparks
Fire Service Program Director
Tennessee Fire Service & Codes Enforcement Academy

Course coordination plan
September 20 - 21, 2021 College Park, Maryland

Todd Dyche
Regional Coordinator
Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute

Jack Beall
Regional Coordinator
Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute

Course coordination plan

Student comments

Good foundation of identifying ethical issues.