Executive Fire Officer Program Symposium R0120

Registration is open for the 2019 offering of R0120 -- April 26-28, 2019 -- National Emergency Training Center -- Emmitsburg, Maryland
Curriculum: Executive Fire Officer Program
Training Specialist

John Carnegis

Delivery type
Continuing education units
ACE recommendation
ACE has not reviewed.

The 2019 Executive Fire Officer Program (EFO Program) Graduate Symposium will be held on April 26-28, 2019, at the National Emergency Training Center in Emmitsburg, Maryland.

Hosted by the National Fire Academy (NFA) and the Executive Fire Officer Section of the International Association of Fire Chiefs, the 2019 EFO Program Graduate Symposium will include 2 days of:

  • Information sharing
  • Education
  • Networking
  • Discussions about some of the strategic aspects of our profession.
  • Presentations of the academic programs’ outstanding research papers.

Registration for R0120 is now open--Please consider attending.  Click here to download FEMA Form 119-25-2 General Admissions Short Form Application. Completed applications may be sent via facsimile to: 301-447-1441 or mailed to: NETC Admissions Office, 16825 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, MD 21727

The symposium is open to all fire service leaders and related professions; priority in housing is given to EFO Program alumni.

Current EFO Program students are encouraged to attend.

All fire service executives are welcome to bring their colleagues in government management.

General attendees, please remember there is no travel stipend available for this program, though lodging is available. People staying in on-campus housing are required to purchase a meal ticket for the duration of their stay.

A draft agenda will be posted as soon as it is finalized.

Selection criteria

The invitees are graduates of the EFO Program, as well as fire and emergency medical services leadership.


There is no stipend reimbursement available for this program. 

Participants are responsible for transportation and meal costs. 

Post-course requirements


Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP Train-the-Trainer?
Apply April 26 - 28, 2019 Vacancies Emmitsburg, Maryland