Executive Skills Series: Exercising Leadership Within Communities (F520)

Course Hours: 16.0 Hours

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide Fire Service authority figures with knowledge and skills, enabling them to exercise leadership when confronting adaptive challenges presented by increasingly diverse internal and external communities. The goal of the course is for participants to utilize the diversity of ideas, peoples and cultures as resources in exercising leadership to address adaptive challenges in their communities.


Participants must be minimally assigned to supervisory level position, e.g. company officer

Who Should Attend

The primary target audience is fire and emergency service personnel in positions of authority (executive level officers) who have an opportunity to exercise leadership.

Special Notes

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is in the process of eliminating the use of the Social Security Number (SSN) when applying for FEMA training. To obtain a SID: 1. Register with CTAS at https://cdp.dhs.gov/elms 2. Click on the "Create Account" button on the left side of the screen. 3. Follow the instructions to create your account. 4. Once you have created an account, the account will generate a "business" type card that is printable, print it out and bring it to first day of class. The SID will only be utilized on FEMA Form 119-25-2. Continue to submit SSN on GPSTC Student Authorization Form.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
08/18/2022 08/19/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon