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Health and Safety Program Manager F0722

Curriculum: Responder Health and Safety
Training Specialist

Michael Stern
301-447-1253

Delivery type
2-day off-campus
Continuing education units
1.2
ACE recommendation
In the lower-division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in public safety administration.

This two-day course will provide fire, Emergency Medical Services department personnel and other related emergency responders with the aptitudes and abilities necessary to manage the duties and responsibilities of the Health and Safety Program Manager (HSPM) within their respective organizations.

Successful completion of this course will enable participants to:

  • Adapt the HSPM roles and responsibilities while applying risk management health and safety concepts within their organization to determine system-wide needs and to develop support to institutionalize opportunities to meet the needs assessment.
  • Evaluate and prioritize health and safety related strengths and weaknesses within their organizations.
  • Evaluate the environmental barriers affecting the implementation and impact of the organization’s safety and health programs.
  • Evaluate and integrate the organization’s and individual’s responsibility to impact health and wellness positively.

Student pre-course materials and course syllabus:

https://nfa.usfa.fema.gov/ax/pcm/BYOD_Instructions_0722.pdf PDF 185KB
Instructions to Download Student Manual
https://nfa.usfa.fema.gov/ax/syll/syllabus_f0722.pdf PDF 304KB
Course Syllabus

Selection criteria

Individuals who have department-level health and safety responsibilities and responsibility for setting policy for the department on such issues.

Individuals attending this course should have working knowledge of the Incident Command System as taught by the National Fire Academy, working knowledge of applicable National Fire Protection Association and Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirements and recommendations.

Prerequisites

None

Post-course requirements

None

Upcoming offerings

Email or call the official under Contact(s) if you are interested in attending a course.
Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
September 12 - 13, 2022 Lawrence, Kansas

James Zeeb
Program Manager
Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute
785-864-7227
JZeeb@ku.edu

Course coordination plan
September 17 - 18, 2022 Hillsboro, Oregon

Julie Olsen
Fire Program Manager
DPSST
503-378-2297
julie.olsen@dpsst.oregon.gov

Kayla Ballrot
Fire Certification Spuervisor
DPSST
503-378-2596
kayla.ballrot@dpsst.oregon.gov

Connor Lane
Fire Program Trainer
Fire Training-DPSST
503-302-9264
Connor.lane@dpsst.oregon.gov

Course coordination plan
October 15 - 16, 2022 Appleton, Wisconsin

Angela White
Education Director, Fire Service Training
Wisconsin Technical College System Office
608-266-7289
angela.white@wtcsystem.edu

Shari Jacobson
Education Specialist, Fire Service Training
Wisconsin Technical College System Office
608-266-5859
shari.jacobson@wtcsystem.edu

Jim Austad
President
Wisconsin Society of Emergency Services Instructors
920-735-5633
austad@fvtc.edu

Course coordination plan
March 9 - 10, 2023 La Crosse, Wisconsin

Angela White
Education Director, Fire Service Training
Wisconsin Technical College System Office
608-266-7289
angela.white@wtcsystem.edu

Shari Jacobson
Education Specialist, Fire Service Training
Wisconsin Technical College System Office
608-266-5859
shari.jacobson@wtcsystem.edu

Annette Geisler
Executive Assistant
Wisconsin State Firefighters Association
608-401-1650
wsfa@wi-state-firefighters.org

Course coordination plan
March 23 - 24, 2023 Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Reid Vaughan
Director of Regional Services
Alabama Fire College
205-343-7414
rvaughan@alabamafirecollege.org

Rick Gregg
Training Group Supervisor
Alabama Fire College
205-391-3744
rgregg@alabamafirecollege.org

Course coordination plan
July 6 - 7, 2023 Lihue, Hawaii

Gary Lum
Administrative Specialist III
Hawaii State Fire Council
808-723-7169
glum@honolulu.gov

Wayne Masuda
Administrative Specialist II
Hawaii State Fire Council
808-723-7176
wmasuda@honolulu.gov

Jeremy Cole
Training Captain
Kauai Fire Department
808-241-4165
kfdtrain@kauai.gov

Course coordination plan
September 16 - 17, 2023 Brunswick, Maine

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

James E. Roy
Deputy Director
Maine Fire Service Institute
207-844-2076
jroy2@smccme.edu

Course coordination plan