Course: L-280: Followership to Leadership
Dates: October 8-9, 2013
Location: MIFC Grand Rapids, MN
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Course Description: This training course is designed as a self-assessment opportunity for individuals preparing to step into a leadership role. The course combines one day of classroom instruction followed by a second day in the field with students working through a series of problem solving events in small teams (Field Leadership Assessment Course). Topics include: leadership values and principles, transition challenges for new leaders, situational leadership, team cohesion factors, and ethical decision-making.
Target Audience: Personnel desiring to be qualified as a single resource boss.
Course Prerequisites: Experience on incident assignments in operations or support functions. Human Factors on the Fireline (L-180). Completion of pre-course work assignment.
Course Pre-work: Student must read "Leadership Principles of Attila the Hun" and complete a series of questions.
Class Size: 24
Nominations Due: 2013-09-06