COMPANY OFFICER 2B-General Administrative Functions of Company Officers
(CA State Certified)
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course provides information on general administrative responsibilities of a fire company officer. Other topics include the implementation of department policies and procedures as well as conveying the fire department’s role, image, and mission to the public. This course is intended for practicing firefighters seeking advancement to the company officer level.
DATES: November 2 – 4, 2020. Monday and Tuesday 0800 – 1700
Wednesday 0800 – 1200 (20 HOURS)
LOCATION: City of San Marcos Fire Training Facility / Palomar College Fire Academy, 182 Santar Place, San Marcos CA 92069. Classroom assignment to be determined, follow the signs.
REGISTRATION: Prior to registering, please obtain a student ID number (nine digit number only; you do not need a physical ID card) by applying to Palomar College from the main website (https://www2.palomar.edu/). When we confirm you have the prerequisites, you will be enrolled by Enrollment Services one week prior to the first day of class. You will be sent an email to prompt you to go to your myPalomar account and pay the appropriate fees.
You can skip the Palomar Student orientation as you are taking a Career, Technical, and Extended Education (CTEE) class for professional growth and development
COLLEGE FEES: $46 College registration fee (1 unit), $19.00 Health Fee if this is your first class of the semester.
MATERIAL FEE: $140.00 Collected by Palomar College during registration process for California State Fire Marshal CFSTES class certification
INSTRUCTOR: Bret Davidson, Battalion Chief, Adjunct Professor with Palomar College firstname.lastname@example.org
PREREQUISITE: Meet the educational requirements for Fire Fighter II
REQUIRED TEXTBOOK: Fire Officer, 3rd Edition. Jones and Bartlett, 2015. ISBN 9781284068368.