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Advanced Fire Administration

By Randy R. Bruegman

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Mar 25, 2011


Text only. This product does NOT include a MyFireKit Access Code Card. To purchase the text with a MyFireKit Access Code Card, please use ISBN: 0-13-282439-6


Advanced Fire Administration is a resource for both advanced level fire administration courses and current administrators in the field needing the skills necessary to lead a department in the 21st Century.  2009 Fire Chief of the Year Randy R. Bruegman brings a real world focus as this book covers principles of leadership and management including support elements such as budget and personnel management, team building and managing change, and much more!

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Our Past is a Window to Our Future

Chapter 2: A Community Approach to Fire Protection and Emergency Services

Chapter 3: The Leadership of Change

Chapter 4: Planning for Organizational Achievement

Chapter 5: An Integrated Approach to Community Risk Management

Chapter 6: Managing in a Changing Environment: Measuring System Performance

Chapter 7: Fiscal Management in Difficult Times

Chapter 8: Effective Personnel Management

Chapter 9: Firefighter Health and Safety: Making a Difference

Chapter 10: National and International Trends in the Fire Service

Chapter 11: The Future: The Legacy of Leadership