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This 6-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 and 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.
You must meet the criteria for and be enrolled in the National Fire Academy's Managing Officer Program.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to take the self-study course, Q0880 - Management Tools for Fire and Emergency Services Leaders available through NFA Online before attending this course.