Note: we will be following the local/state health officials and CDC guidelines for COVID. We also will be taking student temperatures each day and require that all students attending wear a mask in class. We will be maintaining social distancing in the classroom and we have reduced student class sizes. We will also be implementing additional controls/mitigations to include disinfecting tables and chairs each day to reduce vulnerabilities.
Those seeking promotion to Chief Officer
Meeting the requirements for Company Officer
California State Fire Training Certificate
Complete all activities and formative tests. Complete all summative tests with a minimum score of 80% correct.
The dress is casual but respectful and uniforms are okay as well. Please bring a laptop computer to class each day. Student materials are on flash drives.
The course topics are developed upon NFPA 1021 Standards for Fire Officer.
IMPORTANT: Please read the pre-course work articles before you attend this class at www.medium.com/elitecommandtraining
Quantifying the Negative: The true value of the Fire Service
Fire Departments are response models, not production models
How Statical Forecasting in Fire Departments has lead to Tragic Results
This course provides students with a basic knowledge of administrative requirements related to the roles and responsibilities of a Chief Fire Officer including directing a department record management system, analyzing and interpreting records and data, developing a model plan for continuous organizational improvement, developing a plan to facilitate approval, preparing community awareness programs, and evaluating the inspection program of the AHJ.