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New York City Fire Department | Evaluated Learning Experience

Finance Administration Section Chief (IMT 460)

Location: 
New York City Fire Academy, Randalls Island, New York.
Length: 
Version 1: 23.5 Hours.  Version 2: 21.5 Hours (3 Days).
Dates: 
Version 1: February 2002 - August 2007.  Version 2: September 2007 - October 2013.
Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Version 1 or 2: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: develop knowledge and skills to perform the duties and responsibilities of a finance/administration section chief at any incident; maintain the function and organization of the finance/administration section; develop, review, update, and share related incident financial documents and cost-sharing agreements.

Instruction: 
Version 1 or 2: Major topics covered in the course are information gathering and sharing, unit management, interaction and coordination, demobilization and closeout.
Credit recommendation: 
Version 1: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hours in Fire Science, Emergency Management, Homeland Security, Emergency Medical Services Management, Criminal Justice Administration, or Public Administration.  (05/06 - review conducted by the American Council on Education). Version 2: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Fire Science, Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Service, Homeland Security, Emergency Medical Services Management, Criminal Justice Administration, or Public Administration (10/08 revalidation).

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