Fire Officer III

This course is based on NFPA 1021: Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, Chapter 6, 2014 Edition. This course is specialized for the Chief Officer who is ready to advance to the upper management level of his/her department. This course consists of subjects designed to give the officer more knowledge of management and administration so that he/she can make basic evaluations of employee relations and assume a more proactive role in his/her department. This is a projects-based class.

The Fire Officer series will be updating to NFPA 1021, 2020 edition on January 1, 2022. This will result in a book change to all courses. Fire Officer I & II will be moving to the IFSTA: Fire and Emergency Services Company Officer, 6th Edition and Fire Officer III & IV will be moving to the IFSTA: Chief Officer, 4th Edition.