Fire Officer IV is the culmination of the officer training experience. Essentially collegiate coursework, the goal of this course is to meet the needs of executive level management. The course is designed to meet the elements of NFPA 1021: Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, 2014 Edition.
Fire Officer IV will emphasize management of fire protection services to include Human Resource Management, Multi-Agency Emergency Service Delivery with Horizontal/Vertical Communication Requirements and Risk Management. The course includes several group interactive exercises, which will both reinforce the class lectures, as well as meet the job performance requirements as outlined in within the standard.
Required Text - IFSTA Chief Officer, 3rd. Edition