Fire Officer 4
You will learn what it takes to advance into the upper management of your department. This course has an emphasis on management and will include community relations, resource management, budgets, safety programs, communication requirements and risk management for the Chief Officer. This course will consist of interactive group projects to support lecture materials.
You must have completed the Fire Officer I, II & III classes.
The textbook for this course is, Chief Officer: Principles and Practice from IAFC and NFPA, 2nd or 3rd Editions are acceptable, published by Jones and Bartlett (ISBN: 2nd Edition 978-1-284-03842-2 3rd Edition 978-1-284-17247-8)
Graylin Stargell, Battalion Chief (retired) Shaker Heights Fire Dept
Theresa Halsell, Captain, Detroit Fire Dept
Updated: 06/15/2023 09:11AM