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FO160 - Fire Officer 1 & 2 Combined - Week 1

Overview

This is the first course in a three-part series designed to instruct the student in the area of Fire Officer 1 and 2. Key areas of the course include the four step management process, preparing for promotion, fire officer communication, safety and risk management, and understanding people.

Course Code

FO160

Length

32 Hours

Fees

  • $160 (for members of a recognized fire department)

Pre-Requisites

Firefighter I and II, Fire Instructor I, ICS 100, 200, and 700 must be obtained before Commission testing. 

Restrictions

Must be 18 years of age.

Certification

None

Maximum Class Size

20

Required Student Materials

  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Highlighter
  • Flash Drive
  • Laptop (Recommended)
  • Jones & Bartlett Fire Officer Principles and Practice 3rd Edition Enhanced

References

None

Course Objectives

  • Students will be able to describe the roles and responsibilities of the Fire Officer 1 and Fire Officer II as outlined in NFPA 1021.
  • Students will be able to identify the elements of a promotinal examination.
  • Students will be able to describe how to maintain workplace diversity.
  • Students will be able to understand principles of supervision and basic human resource management.
  • Students will be able to describe safety policies and procedures and basic workplace safety.
  • Students will be able to discuss the communication cycle.

Other Notes

None

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