Instructor I
MGMT-110
Old Course Code: ITIR

Instructional Hours: 33.00

ACE Code: ITIR

Objective: To teach instructors and trainers how to organize and teach a course effectively, using existing lesson plans. Versions 1 and 2

Learning Outcome: Version 1: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to make an effective classroom presentation based on appropriate lesson plans. A score of 70% or better is required on all examinations. Students must demonstrate proficiency in instructional skills and receive satisfactory evaluations in classroom presentations.

Version 2: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to plan instruction, using a variety of instructional methods, teach diverse learners, evaluate course outcomes and address the critical issues of safety and the legal issues of training. (NFPA 1041: Standard for Fire Service Instructor Professional Qualifications) A score of 70% or better is required on all examinations. Students must demonstrate proficiency in instructional skills and receive satisfactory evaluations in classroom presentations.

Course Content: Version 1: Major topics covered in the course are an overview of instructor and student profiles, communicating methods, learning theories, learning environment, instructional materials and media usage, legal aspects of education, student records and reports and participation in group activities and presentations.

Version 2: Major topics covered in the course are the challenges of emergency services instruction; speaking before a group; safety; the instructor's role; legal considerations; the psychology of learning; instructional delivery practical training evolutions; and instructional media, testing and evaluation.

Methods of Instruction: Version 1: Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion, classroom exercises, case studies, audio/visual material, learner presentations/reports, examinations, written tests, quizzes and presentations.

Version 2: Lecture, discussion, audio/visual material, learner presentations/reports, observation, and final examination.

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Certification:
Upon successful completion, this course satisfies the professional certification requirements for:

  • Fire Service Instructor I