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FO161 - Fire Officer 1-2 Combined Week 2

Overview

This is the second 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 leading the fire company; training and coaching; evaluation and discipline; organized labor and the fire officer; working in the community; and handling problems, conflicts and mistakes.

Course Code

FO161

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. Fire Officer 1 & 2 Week 1

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 leadership styles.
  •  Students will be able to describe the concept of progressive discipline.
  • Students will be able to explain what accrediation means for fire fighter certification programs.
  • Students will understand the diminished benefits of fire fighter strikes.
  • Students will be able to describe developing a local public education program.
  • Students will be able to describe how to deal with citizen complaints.

 

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