Shaping the Future F0602

Delivery type 2-Day Off-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one semester hour in fire service administration.
CEU’s 1.4
Student pre-course materials and course syllabus

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Training Specialist

Kevin Brame
kevin.brame@fema.dhs.gov
301-447-1069

Upcoming offerings

May 10 - 11, 2017 | May 15 - 16, 2017 | June 5 - 6, 2017 | View more

Course description

This two-day course is designed to assist first- and second-level supervisors and Company Officers (COs) in developing knowledge and skills in contemporary approaches to organizational problem-solving. Topics include use of creative approaches to identifying trends within their organizations; applying problem-solving methodologies; the importance and application of continuous improvement within organizations; how to quantify problems and solutions; factors in organizational and individual resistance to change; and strategies for implementing change. The course incorporates facilitated, student-centered methodologies, including lecture, small and large group activities, and individual assessments.

Selection criteria

• First- and second-level supervisors and COs who are upwardly mobile within their organizations and whose department head wishes to prepare them for increased managerial responsibility.

• Administrative officers who are responsible for significant staff functions within the organization and who report directly to top management.

• Emergency service workers assigned to positions with decision-making responsibilities.

Prerequisites

None

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
May 10 - 11, 2017 Stow, Massachusetts

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

Heather Antell
Massachusetts Firefighting Academy
978-567-3201
heather.antell@state.ma.us

Course coordination plan
May 15 - 16, 2017 West Jordan, Utah

Brad Wardle
Assistant Director of Training
Utah Fire and Rescue Academy
801-863-7718
Bradley.wardle@uvu.edu

Mike Powell
Training Captain
West Jordan Fire Department
801-260-7345
mikep@wjordan.com

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June 5 - 6, 2017 Salem, Oregon

Rich Daniel
Fire Training Supervisor
Department of Public Safety Standards and Training
503-373-0394
rdaniel@dpsst.state.or.us

Rebecca Carroll
Fire Program Support Specialist
Department of Public Safety Standards and Training
503-378-2408
rebecca.carroll@state.or.us

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September 18 - 19, 2017 College Park, Maryland

Todd Dyche
Regional Coordinator
Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute
301-729-0431
tdyche@mfri.org

Karen Layton
Program Coordinator
Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute
301-226-9971
klayton@mfri.org

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September 21 - 22, 2017 Concord, New Hampshire

Jeffrey Phillips
Bureau Chief
NH Fire Academy
603-223-4200
jeffrey.phillips@dos.nh.gov

Scott Cathy
Captain
NH DOS, Division of Fire Standards, Training and EMS
603-223-4200
scott.cathy@dos.nh.gov

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October 2 - 3, 2017 Reynoldsburg, Ohio

Steve Goheen
Superintendent
Ohio Fire Academy
614-644-0523
steve.goheen@com.ohio.gov

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October 7 - 8, 2017 Vancouver, Washington

Howard Scartozzi
Chief Deputy State Fire Marshal
Washington State Patrol - Fire Prevention Bureau
425-401-7732
howard.scartozzi@wsp.wa.gov

Tony Fletcher
Training Division Chief
Vancouver Fire Department
360-487-7205
tony.fletcher@cityofvancouver.us

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October 7 - 8, 2017 Dixon, Illinois

Jodi Beccue
Administrative Assistant
Illinois Fire Service Institute
217-244-6674
jbeccue@illinois.edu

Jim Keiken
Deputy Director
Illinois Fire Service Institute
217-300-4275
jkeiken@illinois.edu

Mark Callison
Deputy Chief
Dixon City Fire Department
815-288-0217
mcallison@dixonfd.com

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October 16 - 17, 2017 Layton, Utah

Brad Wardle
Assistant Director
Utah Fire & Rescue Academy
801-863-7707
bradley.wardle@uvu.edu

Scott Maughan
Battalion Chief
Layton City Fire Department
801-336-3940
smaughan@laytoncity.org

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November 4 - 5, 2017 Eureka, California

Dawn Robinson
Deputy State Fire Marshal III Specialist
CAL FIRE/OSFM
626-622-2092
dawn.robinson@fire.ca.gov

Nick Launius
Fire Captain
Humboldt Bay Fire Authority
707-441-4000
nlaunius@hbcfire.org

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November 11 - 12, 2017 Lompoc, California

Dawn Robinson
Deputy State Fire Marshal III Specialist
CAL FIRE/OSFM
626-622-2092
dawn.robinson@fire.ca.gov

Garrett Huff
Training Captain
Santa Barbara County Fire Department
805-686-5067
Garrett.huff@sbcfire.com

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January 13 - 14, 2018 Pittsford, Vermont

Jessica Pomainville
Administrative Services Coordinator
Vermont Fire Academy
802-483-2749
jessica.pomainville@vermont.gov

Michael Skaza
Training Program Coordinator
Vermont Fire Academy
802-798-2505
michael.skaza@vermont.gov

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January 19 - 20, 2018 Grand Forks, North Dakota

Robert Knuth
Training Director
ND Firefighter's Association
701-222-2799
rknuth@nd.gov

Chad Cutshaw
Battalion Chief – Special Operations and Training
Grand Forks Fire Department
701-757-1191
CCutshaw@grandforksgov.com

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January 25 - 26, 2018 Carson City, Nevada

Tom Martinez
Training Officer
Nevada State Fire Marshal Division
775-684-7529
tmartinez@dps.state.nv.us

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January 27 - 28, 2018 Grand Junction, Colorado

Marianne Maxfield
Certification Manager
Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control
303-239-5878
marianne.maxfield@state.co.us

Mark Quick
State Training Director
Division of Fire Prevention and Control
303-239-4600
mark.quick@state.co.us

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February 24 - 25, 2018 Owensboro, Kentucky

Jimmy VanCleve
Coordinator
State Fire Rescue Training
270-314-1050
jimmy.vancleve@kctcs.edu

Marc Rudder
Director
State Fire Rescue Training
859-256-3189
marc.rudder@kctcs.edu

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April 7 - 8, 2018 Pierre, South Dakota

Mike Erickson
Deputy Fire Marshal
South Dakota Department of Public Safety
605-773-3562
mike.erickson@state.sd.us

Doug Hinkle
Chief Deputy Fire Marshal
South Dakota Department of Public Safety
605-773-3562
doug.hinkle@state.sd.us

Ian Paul
Fire Chief
Pierre Fire Department
605-773-7401
ian.paul@ci.fpierre.sd.us

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May 3 - 4, 2018 Prescott Valley, Arizona

Jeff Johnston
Certification Coordinator
AZCFSE
623-333-6502
jeff.johnston@azcfse.org

John Feddema
Training Chief
Central Arizona Fire and Medical
928-759-6934
jfeddema@cazfire.org

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September 15 - 16, 2018 West Memphis, Arkansas

James Rubow
Deputy Director
Arkansas Fire Training Academy
870-574-1521
jrubow@sautech.edu

Jeff Jones
Assistant Fire Chief
West Memphis Fire Department
870-732-7570
wmfire60@aol.com

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September 18 - 19, 2018 Concord, New Hampshire

Scott Cathy
Captain
NH Fire Academy
603-222-4223
scott.cathy@dos.nh.gov

Jeff Phillips
Assistant Director
NH Fire Academy
603-223-4200
jeffrey.phillips@dos.nh.gov

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Post-course requirements None
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