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NFA Course Catalog

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Filters: offering starts 3/11/2023  offering ends 3/12/2023  2-day on-campus
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Best Practices in Community Risk Reduction (W0635)

Curriculum: Fire Prevention: Management

Explore risk-reduction programs and learn nationally recognized principles and best practices that can lead to community risk reduction programs that can measure success in local communities.


3/11/2023 - 3/12/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

2-day on-campus
Building Organizational Support for Community Risk Reduction (W0636)

Curriculum: Fire Prevention: Management

Learn about community risk reduction and how to build organizational support for it, including addressing the challenges for fire departments in shifting their priorities from response to prevention.


3/11/2023 - 3/12/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

2-day on-campus
Executive Skills Series: Exercising Leadership Within Communities (W0520)

Curriculum: Leadership and Executive Development

Gain an understanding of a variety of ideas, peoples and cultures and the skills for effective leadership when confronting adaptive challenges presented by diverse internal and external communities.


3/11/2023 - 3/12/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

2-day on-campus
Fire Investigation: First Responders (W0770)

Curriculum: Fire Investigation

Review the basics of fire chemistry and develop an understanding of the role of the first responder in relation to fire suppression & investigation, including evidence identification & preservation.


3/11/2023 - 3/12/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

2-day on-campus
2-day on-campus
Incident Command System and Resource Management for the Fire Service (W0376)

Curriculum: Incident Management

Learn about the Incident Command System (ICS), including an understanding of the command skills necessary to function effectively in an ICS structure and the need to effectively manage resources.


3/11/2023 - 3/12/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

2-day on-campus
Shaping the Future (W0602)

Curriculum: Leadership and Executive Development

First- and second-level supervisors and company officers: Develop the skills for organizational problem-solving, including implementing change and continuous improvement within organizations.


3/11/2023 - 3/12/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

2-day on-campus
Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Operations (W0455)

Curriculum: Incident Management

Develop the management skills needed by Company Officers for managing the operations of 1 or more companies and accomplishing assigned tactics during structural firefighting operations.


3/11/2023 - 3/12/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD

2-day on-campus
Wildland Urban Interface: Fire-Adapted Communities — Introduction and Leadership, Course I (W0637)

Curriculum: Wildland Urban Interface

Get introduced to the national wildland urban interface (WUI) fire problem and learn how to identify the elements of a fire-adapted community and how to initiate action on the local community level.


3/11/2023 - 3/12/2023
in Emmitsburg, MD