This class has been canceled
Executive Chief Fire Officer Candidate
Meet educational requirements for Chief Fire Officer
Executive Chief Fire Officer Certificate
Complete all activities and formative tests
There will be pre-course work required as well to meet the required class hours. Class dress is casual but respectful and uniforms are okay as well. Please bring a laptop computer with you to class each day.
This course provides the skill and knowledge needed for the Executive Chief Fire Officer to perform his/her duties safely, effectively, and competently. The overarching themes of this curriculum are recruitment, selection, and placement of human resources; the development of a positive and participative member/management program; the establishment and evaluation of a list of education and in-service training goals; appraisal of a member assistance program; and the evaluation of an incentive program to determine if the desired results are achieved.
This class will be taught by Deputy Chief Joe Ward (ret.) Oceanside Fire Department
Students are required to bring a laptop with them to class each day. Student materials will be on flash drives.