Analytical Tools for Decision-Making R0387

Curriculum: Managing Officer Planning & Information Management
Training Specialist

Dave Donohue

Delivery type
6-Day On-Campus
Continuing education units
ACE recommendation
In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, three semester hours in risk assessment and decision-making, emergency preparedness, or analytical technology.

This six-day course will enable you to leverage technology to support community risk reduction as well as fire and Emergency Medical Services emergency preparedness planning.

You will gain experience with technologies that support planning, mitigation, response and recovery operations.

This course is technically/technology intensive and will present significant challenges for those not proficient with the use of personal computers, complex software, and manipulation of data.

A substantial portion of the course involves geospatial technologies and their applications. You will receive hands-on training in the use of alternate computer technologies.

Student pre-course materials and course syllabus:

Selection criteria

You must meet the criteria for and be enrolled in the National Fire Academy's Managing Officer Program.


You must meet the criteria for and be enrolled in the National Fire Academy's Managing Officer Program.

Post-course requirements

Upon completion of the resident courses, managing officer candidates will have to complete a capstone project.

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP Train-the-Trainer?
May 17 - 22, 2020 Emmitsburg, Maryland
May 17 - 22, 2020 Emmitsburg, Maryland
May 24 - 29, 2020 Emmitsburg, Maryland
May 24 - 29, 2020 Emmitsburg, Maryland

Student comments

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