The Civil Engineer School

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Course Description

COURSE:  WMGT 427 Fire Emergency Services Flight Superintendent Course

OBJECTIVE:  To comprehend the functional responsibilities of the fire chief position and stress the relationship of the flight as a member of the base Civil Engineer team. Provide processes, principles, and techniques to effectively manage the Fire Emergency Services Flight.

DESCRIPTION:  This course will provide a broad range of educational training in the managerial areas of Resources, Training, Program Management, Personnel Management, Fire Prevention, and Readiness. Students will be required to complete assigned lesson homework/exercise assignments and pass the final examination to graduate from this course.

PRIMARY AUDIENCE:  Assistant Fire Chief or Deputy Fire Chief

SECONDARY AUDIENCE:  Fire Chief, Station Chief, or Deputy BCE

GRADE:   Officers: No; Enlisted: MSgt+ primary audience/TSgt secondary audience; Civilians: GS10+ primary audience/GS9 secondary audience

PREREQUISITES:  Completion of Fire Officer III, Fire Inspector II, and Fire Instructor II courses with Deputy Fire Chief or Fire Chief level approval.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  CCAF Degree (required for active-duty and "highly desirable" for ANG/AFRC military personnel) or civilian equivalent

DELIVERY METHOD:  September 2021 will be VIRTUAL/Live Streaming using ZoomGov.
Starting 1 January 2020, non-Air Force students may be charged tuition. For more information, please contact our course managers by clicking the Contact Us button.

COURSE CREDIT:  3 CEUs in compliance with IACET standards


QUESTIONS? Send us an e-mail by clicking the Contact Us button.

HOW TO APPLY:  Select a date from the list below by clicking the button. (Note: Some courses are offered only once annually). Then click the Apply button.

06-Dec-2021 to 10-Dec-2021 / Virtual
04-Apr-2022 to 08-Apr-2022 / WPAFB Resident
19-Sep-2022 to 23-Sep-2022 / WPAFB Resident


Air Force Institute of Technology
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Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH 45433-7765
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