A Leadership Guide for Volunteer Fire Departments (International Association of Fire Chiefs) pdf epub fb2

A Leadership Guide for Volunteer Fire Departments (International Association of Fire Chiefs) by Jack W. Snook pdf epub fb2

A Leadership Guide for Volunteer Fire Departments (International Association of Fire Chiefs) Author: Jack W. Snook
Title: A Leadership Guide for Volunteer Fire Departments (International Association of Fire Chiefs)
ISBN: 0763742074
ISBN13: 978-0763742072
Other Formats: lrf lrf docx lit
Pages: 138 pages
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning; 4 edition (November 24, 2009)
Language: English
Category: Other
Size PDF version: 1549 kb
Size EPUB version: 1777 kb
Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences




A Leadership Guide for Volunteer Fire Departments, Fourth Edition updates the resource previously known as Recruiting, Training, and Maintaining Volunteer Fire Fighters, Third Edition. This must have resource examines the challenges of providing volunteer fire protection in modern day America. Readers are guided through a process of self-assessment and planning using case studies and activity worksheets. Skills and strategies are developed, yielding practical assistance to those charged with leading a volunteer fire department. With the Fourth Edition, you will learn to: develop a strategic plan for your department; develop goals and objectives for success; recruit and retain quality volunteers; determine the need for, screen, and train volunteers; use proven motivators and rewards to help your volunteers succeed; communicate with and lead volunteers effectively; and recognize organizational warning signs and what to do when problems arise.