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Human Resource Management for the Fire and Emergency Service

  • International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)
  • Nathan Trauernicht
  • ISBN-10: 0763749389
  • ISBN-13: 9780763749385
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2021 Available November 2020
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About the Product

Developed by the International Association of Fire Chiefs and a team of seasoned fire service officers, Human Resource Management for the Fire and Emergency Services is a new resource created to help fire department leaders handle the many challenges of personnel management within today’s fire department. This groundbreaking guide will help leaders tackle obstacles relating to diversity in the workplace, labor relations, conflict resolution, team building, performance management, and many other topics vital to a fire department’s success. Sharpen your leadership skills with Human Resource Management for the Fire and Emergency Services.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Human Resource Management in the Fire Service
Chapter 2: Strategic Planning, Mission/Vision Casting, and Policy Development
Chapter 3: Organizational Behavior and Culture
Chapter 4: The Legal Environment
Chapter 5: Community Outreach, Recruitment, & Retention
Chapter 6: Selection and Promotion of Employees
Chapter 7: Labor-Management Relationship
Chapter 8: Team Building
Chapter 9: Performance Management
Chapter 10: Conflict Resolution
Chapter 11: Diversity in the Workplace
Chapter 12: Safety, Health and Wellness Programs
Chapter 13: Training and Professional Development
Chapter 14: Future of the Fire Service