Leadership I for Fire and EMS: Strategies for Company Success

NFA037 - 12.00 Hours

Description

NFA logoThis 2-day course presents the company officer with the basic leadership skills and tools needed to perform effectively in the fire service environment. The course includes techniques and approaches to problem-solving, ways to identify and assess the needs of the company officer's subordinates, methods for running meetings effectively in the fire service environment, and decision making skills for the company officer.

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

NFA logoThis 2-day course presents the company officer with the basic leadership skills and tools needed to perform effectively in the fire service environment. The course includes techniques and approaches to problem-solving, ways to identify and assess the needs of the company officer's subordinates, methods for running meetings effectively in the fire service environment, and decision making skills for the company officer.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Decision-making styles +Problem Solving I: Identifying Needs and Problems +Problem Solving II: Solving Problems +Running a meeting

Suggested Audience

Line fire officers, unit commanders, or program supervisors. Fire or rescue personnel due for promotion/appointment to officer rank or supervisory position within 6 months. Training officers, staff, or administrative officers of fire and rescue organizations.

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    Other Information

    All extension courses are classroom only.

    Contact Information

    Emergency Services Training Institute
    Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900
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