Fire Department Management

Course Hours 80.0 Hours

Course Description

The students will be introduced to the job requirements of a Company Officer for Fire and Emergency Services. Topics include governmental theory, human resource management, administrative functions, policy/procedures, fire prevention, risk management, information management, firefighter near miss case studies, incident operations, and post incident analysis.

Prerequisites

Preferred students will be Company Officers or those close to being promoted. Pro Board Certification Note: To obtain National Professional Qualifications Fire Officer II certification, the student must have completed the requirements for Fire Officer I which includes National Professional Qualifications Instructor I. Fire Academy staff will sign prerequisite forms for Georgia Firefighter Standards and Training for Fire Officer II when the following has occurred: Completion of National Professional Qualifications Fire Officer I and successful completion of Fire Department Management.

Who Should Attend

Company Officers or those on the career path of becoming a Company Officer.

Special Notes

Due to the nature of this course, there is a three week break between week one and week two. The calendar listed reflects this break.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
02/11/2019 03/08/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. FFAA19030 Register
09/09/2019 09/27/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
03/02/2020 03/27/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
09/14/2020 10/09/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon