Humber College Fire Service Executive Management Certificate


Humber College Fire Service Executive Management Certificate
 

Course Information

The Humber College Fire Service Executive Management Certificate program provides 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.
Certificate Criteria – Eighteen (18) Credits Total: 
Twelve (12) Compulsory Credits + Six (6) Elective Credits (Courses can be taken in any order) 
 

Upon successful completion of a total of eighteen (18) credits (12+6), a Humber Certificate of Completion will be awarded.

The Humber Certificate should be completed within a five year time frame.

 
 

How to Register

The Fire Service Executive Management Certificate courses are coordinated through the OAFC Board office.  In addition to courses offered at Humber College, municipal fire services can choose to host a course. Most courses are $365 and are two days.  Current offerings will be listed on this page and registration will be available through our website.  All courses have minimum participant requirements.
 
If you are interested in hosting a course or have any questions, please contact us at 905-426-9865 ext. 221 or shelley.molica@oafc.on.ca for details. 
 

Current Course Offerings

COMPULSORY COURSES - 1 Credit Each

Course Fee Upcoming Courses
FSMC 001
Public Safety Leadership
$590.00 plus HST
February 11 & 12, 2019 - South Glengarry Fire Services Station #1
FSMC 002
Municipal Budgeting & Finance
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 003
Public Administration-Fire Services
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 004
Municipal/Provincial/Federal Fire Service Legislation
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 005
Effective Communication and Report Writing
$365 plus HST
October 22 & 23, 2018 - OAFC office in Ajax - COURSE FULL
FSMC 006
Human Resource Management
$365 plus HST
November 29 & 30, 2018 - Oshawa
FSMC 007
Labour Relations
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 008
Strategic Management
$365 plus HST
March 4 & 5, 2019 - Walkerton
FSMC 009
Employee Wellness
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 010
Health & Safety
$365 plus HST
February 4 & 5, 2019 - OAFC office in Ajax
FSMC 011
Career Management
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 012
Recruitment, Selection & Talent Management
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!

ELECTIVE COURSES - 1 Credit Each

FSMC 021
Fire Prevention & Public Education for Fire Services Officers
$365 plus HST
February 13 & 14, 2019 - Trenton
FSMC 022
Emergency Management for Senior Leaders
$365 plus HST
April 10 & 11, 2019 - Trenton
FSMC 023
Managing Multiple Agency Responses
$365 plus HST
June 19 & 20, 2019 - Trenton
FSMC 024
Project Management & Procurement
$365 plus HST
September 18 & 19, 2019 - Trenton
FSMC 025
Personal Management Skills
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 026 
Change Management
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 027
Dispute Resolution Skills
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Cominig Soon!
FSMC 028
Negotiating Skills
$365 plus HST
December 4 & 5, 2018 - Trenton
FSMC 029
Performance Management
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 030 
Communication Skills
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 031
Fire Service Technology
$365 plus HST 
2019 Courses Coming Soon!
 
FSMC 032
Introduction to Research Methods
$365 plus HST
2019 Courses Coming Soon!

Transfer Credits / PLAR

Have you attended a Post-Secondary institution or acquired learning and knowledge outside the traditional classroom? If so, you may be eligible to receive credit towards your certificate. Click here for more information