Leadership I: Strategies for Company Success - NFA
Old Course Code: LISFCSNFA
Instructional Hours: 12.00
Objective: To provide the student with leadership skills of mid-level managers, especially fire company officers.
Learning Outcome: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to apply appropriate decision-making styles to given situation, outline critical steps in problem-solving methods, identify services provided by a "typical" fire company and the resources needed to provide these services, understand the relationship between resources and services provide by a fire company and describe the requirements involved in running effective meetings.
Course Content: Major topics covered in the course are decision-making, problem solving, brainstorming and meeting management.
Methods of Instruction: Lecture, discussion, audio/visual aids and examinations.
ACE Credit Recommendations:
Credit Recommendation: The ACE/CREDIT recommendation for this course is in the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Business Administration, Fire Science, Public Administration, or Urban/Regional Planning (11/89) (2/95) (12/99) (10/04).
There are no prerequisites for this course.