Prerequisites: FIRE1220 or Firefighter II certification or program chair approval. Explores the organization and management of a fire and emergency services organization. Discusses the relationship of government agencies to emergency and fire protection services. Emphasis on ethics and leadership from the perspective of the company officer. Includes human resource management, communicating with the public, budget management, intergovernmental communications, fire prevention inspections, pre-fire planning, fire scene security, firefighter safety and accident investigation.