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Fire and Emergency Services Training Program Management N0445

Curriculum: Training Programs
Training Specialist

Dave Donohue
301-447-1094

Delivery type
6-day off-campus
Continuing education units
3.7
ACE recommendation
In the upper-division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in fire science, fire administration, or public administration.

This 6-day course is designed to provide training officers with the essential tools and skills to lead and manage the training function in fire/EMS organizations. It is not designed to enhance presentation skills.

The target audience is people who have management and supervisory responsibility for the organization's training function which typically includes:

  • Responsibilities for obtaining and managing personnel.
  • Fiscal and facility management.
  • Program planning.
  • Development and maintenance of training schedules.
  • Training records management.
  • Instructor management.
  • Performance evaluation.
  • Program delivery.

Student pre-course materials and course syllabus:

Selection criteria

Training officer, training managers and other personnel assigned to provide oversight of training functions within a fire, EMS, or other emergency services organization.

This course is not an instructional methodology course, but will examine the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to effectively manage the training function within an organization.

Prerequisites

ICS 100 level and ICS 200 level training. Preferred courses are Q462 and Q463 available through NFA Online. Chief's signature attests that the applicant has completed required training.

Post-course requirements

None

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP Train-the-Trainer?
September 12 - 17, 2021 Cancelled Stow, Massachusetts

Alanna Malatos
Program Coordinator
Department of Fire Services - Massachusetts Firefighting Academy
978-567-3210
alanna.malatos@mass.gov

Heather Antell
Registration Assistant
Department of Fire Services - Massachusetts Firefighting Academy
978-567-3201
heather.antell@mass.gov

Course coordination plan
September 12 - 17, 2021 Cancelled Stow, Massachusetts

Alanna Malatos
Program Coordinator
Department of Fire Services - Massachusetts Firefighting Academy
978-567-3210
alanna.malatos@mass.gov

Heather Antell
Registration Assistant
Department of Fire Services - Massachusetts Firefighting Academy
978-567-3201
heather.antell@mass.gov

Course coordination plan
January 31, 2022 - February 5, 2022 Riverton, Wyoming

Wyoming Fire Academy
Training Coordinator
Wyoming State Fire Marshal Office
307-214-0609
eric.siwik@wyo.gov

Course coordination plan
March 14 - 19, 2022 Columbia, South Carolina

Mike Dunlap
Education Specialist
South Carolina Fire Academy
803-896-9842
mike.dunlap@llr.sc.gov

Bonita Watters
Manager
South Carolina Fire Academy
803-896-4074
bonita.watters@llr.sc.gov

Course coordination plan
March 20 - 25, 2022 Stow, Massachusetts

Alanna Malatos
Program Coordinator
Department of Fire Services - Massachusetts Firefighting Academy
978-567-3210
alanna.malatos@state.ma.us

Heather Antell
Registration Assistant
Department of Fire Services - Massachusetts Firefighting Academy
978-567-3201
heather.antell@mass.gov

Alanna Malatos
Program Coordinator
Department of Fire Services - Massachusetts Firefighting Academy
978-567-3210
alanna.malatos@mass.gov

Course coordination plan