Leadership in Supervision: Creating Environments for Professional Growth - CP21241


Hours: 16 | Prerequisites: None | Host requirements: None | NFA: Yes

This course presents the supervisor with the basic leadership skills and tools needed to perform effectively in the fire service environment. The course includes concepts related to a successful transition to supervisory and leadership roles, including concepts of adaptive leadership; change management; active followership; effective communication, including difficult conversations and advocacy-inquiry based dialogue; ethics; authority; power; decision-making; and active engagement through development of a personal plan.

U.S. National Fire Academy (NFA):

  • This course curriculum is developed and maintained by the National Fire Academy and is delivered in compliance with the standards of the National Fire Academy off-campus program(opens in new window). Courses are registered and approved through the Missouri Division of Fire Safety as the NFA State Training Partner. Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive a National Fire Academy certificate of completion.

Host Agency:
Columbia Fire Department

To Register Contact:
Jerry Jenkins - 573-874-7553 - [email protected]

Cost: Free

Sessions: (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

  • 3/5/2020
  • 3/6/2020

National Fire Academy

The funding for this free training opportunity is provided by the Missouri Division of Fire Safety – as Missouri’s NFA point of contact.

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