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Qualities of a Good IC – Springdale, AR

August 30 - August 31


Springdale Fire Department at 417 Holcomb Springdale, AR is the location for this program on August 30 and 31, 2017 running from 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM.

About the  program:

What are the qualities of a good incident commander? This program will review the qualities of a good incident commander. Just a few of these qualities include setting priorities, giving clear direction, avoidance of micro managing, having a sense of leadership and seeing the big picture. Through highly interactive lecture, discussion and review using case studies, participants will be better prepared to handle the challenges of an Incident Commander.

Lead Instructor:  Steve Schellenberg, Battalion Chief, District of Columbia Fire/EMS, (ret.)

A third generation firefighter with the Washington DC FD, Steve served for over 28 years before retiring as a Battalion Fire Chief from the 6th Battalion. The 6th Battalion included the White House, the Capitol and other national treasures. With 15 years of Engine Company experience at the ranks of private, technician and Lieutenant, five years of Truck Company experience at the ranks of Lieutenant and Captain and a year of experience in the Rescue Squad at the rank of Sergeant. He is a level II Instructor having served as an adjunct instructor to the Training Division. Steve chaired the Department’s Truck Company SOP’s committee and co-authored the PPV procedures for DCFD. He is a lead instructor for Task Force 1, Inc.





August 30
August 31
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Springdale Fire Department
417 Holcomb
Springdale, AR 72764 United States
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