FT 130
Fire Company Organization and Management
3 Units
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: FT 300 or employment as a firefighter.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
An in-depth review of the operation, organization and planning concepts of today's fire departments. Emphasizes the functions of management including budgeting, time management, delegation, motivation, and discipline. Explores concepts of continuous improvement, team-building, and principles of quality management, relative to fire service operations.