Leadership III for Fire and EMS: Strategies for Supervisory Success (Course available only during NFA Sponsored State Weekends) W0805

Delivery type 2-Day On-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one semester hour in fire service administration or public administration.
CEU’s 1.2
Student pre-course materials and course syllabus https://nfa.usfa.fema.gov/ax/syll/syllabus_w0805.pdf PDF 90.7KB
Training Specialist

Kevin Brame

Course description

This two-day course provides the Company Officer with the basic leadership skills and tools to perform effectively in the fire service environment. The course covers when and how to delegate to subordinates, assess personal leadership styles through situational leadership, discipline subordinates, and apply coaching/motivating techniques.

Selection criteria

• Line fire officers, unit commanders, or program supervisors.

• Fire or rescue personnel due for promotion/appointment to officer rank or supervisory position within six months.

• Training officers, staff or administrative officers of fire and rescue organizations.


Post-course requirements None