This course prepares the line fire officer or aspiring firefighter to perform their job duties by giving them knowledge and skills needed to: understand leadership and management theories, lead a team, understand community relations and risk reduction, understand and perform pre-incident planning and code enforcement, command initial emergency operations and understand safety and risk management.
Upon satisfactory completion of this course, the student should be able to perform the following outcomes and supporting objectives: National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1021, Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, at the Fire Officer I level.
Copies of your Fire Card, NIMS 100, 200 and 700 need to be emailed to Cindy Patton at email@example.com
Required textbook to be purchased by the student:
Ward, Michael. Fire Officer Principles and Practice, 4th Edition. Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2021.