2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Sep 16, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FIRE 3307 - Municipal Fire Administration


Prerequisites: FIRE 1102  andFIRE 2207  . This course is designed to be a progressive primer for students who want more knowledge about fire and emergency services administration. The course demonstrates the importance of the following skills necessary to manage and lead a fire and emergency services department through the challenges and changes of the 21st century: persuasion and influence, accountable budgeting, anticipation of challenges and the need for change, and using specific management tools for analyzing and solving problems. A central part of the course focuses on how the leadership of a fire and emergency services department develops internal and external cooperation to create a coordinated approach to achieving the department’s mission. 3 credits