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.  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
$605.00 plus HST Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 002
Municipal Budgeting & Finance
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 003
Public Administration-Fire Services
$375 plus HST
Courses Cominig Soon!
FSMC 004
Municipal/Provincial/Federal Fire Service Legislation
$375 plus HST
 
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 005
Effective Communication and Report Writing
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 006
Human Resource Management
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 007
Labour Relations
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 008
Strategic Management
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 009
Employee Wellness
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
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FSMC 010
Health & Safety
$375 plus HST
REGISTRATION CLOSED
ONLINE - Nov 16 - Dec 13, 2020
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FSMC 011
Career Management
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 012
Recruitment, Selection & Talent Management
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!

ELECTIVE COURSES - 1 Credit Each

FSMC 021
Fire Prevention & Public Education for Fire Services Officers
$375 plus HST Courses Coming Soon!
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FSMC 022
Emergency Management Foundations
$375 plus HST
REGISTRATION CLOSED
ONLINE - Nov 16 - Dec 13, 2020

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FSMC 023
Managing Multiple Agency Responses
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 024
Project Management & Procurement
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
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FSMC 025
Personal Management Skills
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
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FSMC 026 
Change Management
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 027
Dispute Resolution Skills
$375 plus HST
Courses Cominig Soon!
FSMC 028
Negotiating Skills
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon! 
FSMC 029
Performance Management
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon! 
FSMC 030 
Communication Skills
$375 plus HST
Courses Coming Soon!
FSMC 031
Fire Service Technology
$375 plus HST 
Courses Coming Soon!
 
FSMC 032
Introduction to Research Methods
$375 plus HST
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