Area management programme rises to the challenge.

Designed and created to offer exceptional training that puts management skills well and truly into a Fire Service context, the Area Management Programme at the FSC enables delegates to draw upon the expertise and experience of tutors and mentors from across the UK Emergency Services.

All modules within the Area Management programme have been specifically constructed by the FSC to put any previous management training delegates may have undertaken firmly in the context of the Fire Service.

They also contribute to continuing professional and personal improvements across a range of areas from media, communications, health and safety to strategic incident command, employee relations, financial issues, leadership and work in the community.

The modules also form part of a Post Graduate Diploma validated in partnership with the University of Central Lancashire.

With theoretical content mainly there to provide significant points and links, the programme's emphasis is on challenging previously held views providing an insight into key topics for delegates to put into practice back at base. …

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