Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

FIR-330 Fire Service Company Officer (3)

Studies the company officer's role in the fire department. Students examine topics including effective communications, organization and management, resource management, leadership, safety, fire prevention and investigation, and pre-planning. The course is written to meet NFPA 1021, Fire Officer I, 2003 edition. Classroom experience consists of lecture with activities and exercises designed to reinforce the topic. Students are required to complete written assignments throughout the course, designed to meet the requirements of Fire Officer I. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Prereq: FIR-146; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B