Humber College Fire Service Executive Management Certificate

 

Humber College Fire Service Executive Management Certificate

NEW - Transfer Credit information is now available, along with information regarding the Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition Application form.  Please visit the following link to learn more: Fire Service Executive Management Certificate - Transfer Credit Process and Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition
 

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.

 
 

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. 226 or brea.blight@oafc.on.ca for details. 
 

Current Course Offerings

COMPULSORY COURSES - 1 Credit Each
FSMC 001
Public Safety Leadership
$590 plus HST
FSMC 002
Municipal Budgeting & Finance
$365 plus HST
FSMC 003
Public Administration-Fire Services
$365 plus HST
FSMC 004
Municipal/Provincial/Federal Fire Service Legislation
$365 plus HST
FSMC 005
Effective Communication and Report Writing
$365 plus HST
FSMC 006
Human Resource Management
$365 plus HST
FSMC 007
Labour Relations
$365 plus HST
FSMC 008
Strategic Management
$365 plus HST
FSMC 009
Employee Wellness
$365 plus HST
FSMC 010
Health & Safety
$365 plus HST
FSMC 011
Career Management
$365 plus HST
FSMC 012
Recruitment, Selection & Talent Management
$365 plus HST
ELECTIVE COURSES - 1 Credit Each
FSMC 021
Fire Prevention & Public Education for Fire Services Officers
$365 plus HST Click here for more information
FSMC 022
Emergency Management for Senior Leaders
$365 plus HST Click here for more information
FSMC 023
Managing Multiple Agency Responses
$365 plus HST Click here for more information
FSMC 024
Project Management & Procurement
$365 plus HST Click here for more information
FSMC 025
Personal Management Skills
$365 plus HST Click here for more information
FSMC 026 
Change Management
$365 plus HST Click here for more information
FSMC 027
Dispute Resolution Skills
$365 plus HST Click here for more information
FSMC 028
Negotiating Skills
$365 plus HST Click here for more information
FSMC 029
Performance Management
$365 plus HST Click here for more information
FSMC 030 
Communication Skills
$365 plus HST
FSMC 031
Fire Service Technology
$365 plus HST
Click here for more information
FSMC 032
Introduction to Research Methods
$365 plus HST