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2018 SWFCA Leadership & Coaching Academy

Classes begin March 6-8

Fayetteville, Arkansas

This class is full!  If you would like to have your name added to our waiting list

or if you would be interested in hosting a class in your department, please contact

Lisa Moatts @ 843-697-7735 or email




Don’t You Want Your Officers to be as Effective off the Fireground As On?

  • The greatest deficiency in the fire officer training is leadership
  • When training is combined with coaching, individuals increase their performance by an average of 86% compared to 22% with training alone. (Source: Personnel Management Assoc.)

Combined 2-day Symposium and 6 month Leadership and Coaching Academy


Class #1: Leadership Foundation: Preparing Officers & the High Performance Tripod, Building Your Networks
Class #2: Leadership – Managing – Power of Perception
Class #3: Think Comprehensively & Crisis Management
Class #4: Communicate Simply & Powerfully, Setting Expectations

Where: OSU-OKC Public Safety Training Center Google Maps: Oklahoma City Training Center

When: February 1st and 2nd, 2017
Time: 9am to 6pm


Class #5: Engage and Mobilize your Team, Generational Differences
Class #6: Leader Ethics, case studies
Class #7: Legal / Liability – Personnel Management
Class #8: Mentoring & Succession Planning, Lessons Learned
Class #9: Game Plan 101
Class #10: Handling Conflict & Resolving Issues

Upon completion of each class 1 coaching or mentoring session will be scheduled for each participant. 6 sessions in total.

Where: Virtual Classroom

Attendee’s from a computer, laptop or tablet are directed to a virtual classroom powered by Zoom Video Conferencing. Phone Number provided for those attendees who wish to call-in.

Technology: Computer/Laptop/Tablet (preferred) or phone to call-in

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