UNLOCKING YOUR INNER-LEADERSHIP POTENTIAL
Instructor: Toby Carlson- The Floor Above, LLC
Leadership can be an intimidating concept, and leading within the emergency services industry is certainly no exception. In our continuous drive for success, many leaders focus their efforts on overcoming the external challenges associated with leadership. However, the internal challenges are often the most difficult to overcome.
This session will focus on the internal skillsets necessary to maximize your effectiveness as a leader. Concepts will be introduced along with strategies to incorporate them into your approach to increase your overall leadership confidence. The concepts explored in this session apply to all emergency service professionals and can be applied in both your professional and personal life.
Upon completion of this course, attendees will:
INITIAL PRIORITIES OF THE FIRST-DUE COMPANY OFFICER
Instructor: David Votsis- The Floor Above, LLC
Sizing up the scene, developing an initial action plan, communicating effectively, and beginning rescue/mitigation procedures can put a great deal of pressure on the first due company officer. Informed decisions in the initial phase of the firefight lower the risk for firefighters and civilians and lead to more efficient and effective sustained operations. You will learn the basics of quickly sizing up an emergency scene and developing a rapid and smart initial action plan that can be supported and built upon by later arriving Chief Officers. This session is an absolute must for anybody who leads and/or rides a fire apparatus.
Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to:
JOIN US AT THE 2019 WEMSA DOUBLE HEADFER CONFERENCE!!!
We look forward to seeing you at the upcoming 2019 WEMSA Double Header Conference!! The Floor Above will have the pleasure of delivering three sessions you will not want to miss...
COMMUNITY RISK REDUCTION: The 360 Degree Approach
Instructor: John Maydak- The Floor Above, LLC
Today’s fire service is faced with many challenges, including reduced staffing, budget cuts, and increased call volume. While fire departments are protecting their customers with less, the communities we serve are placing higher demands on public service. This class will explore a 360-degree approach to serving your customer base by looking outside the box for ideas and programs that increase public awareness and safety without placing excessive demands on your staffing.
Takeaways from this session include: