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Fire Services Executive Management

Certificate | FM911

This certificate program will provide a solid foundation for those looking to enter into a leadership position in the Fire Service, or to further the career of current Fire Service professionals in mid-level or management positions.

The FSMC program will build on existing skills and experience, and teach how to apply those skills to everyday decision-making, problem solving and strategic planning. Topics focus on the essential skills required by Fire Service leaders. The courses will provide a practical look into “real life” challenges and opportunities. This program has the endorsement of the office of the Ontario Fire Marshal and Emergency Management (OFMEM) and the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC).

The Fire Service Management Series will enable you to:

  • Enhance leadership skills,
  • Improve business knowledge,
  • Think, plan and lead strategically,
  • Function professionally and efficiently within the public realm,
  • Establish effective and progressive Human Resources and Labour Relations skills,
  • Adapt to a changing environment,
  • Maintain a safe and healthy workplace.

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Fall Registration Begins Friday, July 21st.

Curriculum

Certificate Criteria - Eighteen (18) Credits:

Twelve (12) Compulsory Credits + Six (6) elective Credits
(Courses can be taken in any order) 

Compulsory Courses - 1 Credit Each

Elective Courses - 1 Credit Each