Leadership I for Fire and EMS: Strategies for Company Success

Leadership I for Fire and EMS: Strategies for Company Success

  • Hours: 12
  • Min/Max Students: 15/40
  • None
  • None
  • In the lower-division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in business administration, fire science, public administration, criminal justice, or emergency medical services (7/14).

American Council on Education (ACE)
  • This course curriculum is developed and maintained by the National Fire Academy and is delivered in compliance with the standards of the National Fire Academy off-campus program. Courses are registered and approved through the Missouri Division of Fire Safety as the NFA State Training Partner. Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive a National Fire Academy certificate of completion.

U.S. National Fire Academy (NFA)

This course presents the company officer with the basic leadership skills and tools needed to perform effectively in the fire service environment. Topics include 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.