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FST 2251 Fire Officer I

Management, supervision and leadership of the fire company. This course meets the requirements of National Fire Protection Association 1021, Fire Officer I.

Prerequisites: FST 1101

Course Outcomes
  • Explain the roles and responsibilities of the first line supervisor in the fire service.
  • Identify various leadership styles used in the fire service.
  • Demonstrate the implementation of basic company level strategic and tactical decisions within the framework of the National Incident Management System (NIMS).
  • Identify the role the company level officer has in addressing the issues of firefighter safety and health.
  • Perform the routine managerial functions expected of the first line company officer.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Fire Science Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Face to Face
Other Off Campus Location
Washington Twp Fire Department
Faculty: Ables
Term: Summer 2023
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Department Chair Permission Rqrd
Open Seats: 16
Meets: W from 6:00PM to 10:00PM
Section: 900
Open Seats: 16
Meets: W from
6:00PM to 10:00PM
Section: 900