Old School Leadership-Virtual – Carterson Public Safety Group, Inc
Old School Leadership-Virtual
Carterson Public Safety Group, Inc

Old School Leadership-Virtual

Regular price $40.00 $0.00

Bob Hoff, Chief (retired) Chicago Fire Department 

Chief Bob Hoff is a 40 + year veteran of the fire service. He rose through the ranks of the Chicago Fire Department and retired as Commissioner. After retiring from the Chicago Fire Department Chief Hoff became the Deputy Chief of the Carol Stream (IL) Fire District and recently retired as Chief. He is the Co-Author of Firefighter Rescue and Survival published by Fire Engineering and is a Field Staff Instructor for the Illinois Fire Service Institute. 

This class will cover How to become an effective Company Officer:

  • Taking the promotion or not
  • The mission
  • Responsibilities
  • Culture / creating culture
  • Reputation / credibility
  • Building Pride
  • How to “Talk the Talk”- but most importantly – “Walk the Walk”
  • Respect vs. Authority
  • Moral – managing the Troops
  • Dealing with personalities, politics & egos 
  • Leading by example
  • Having a mentor / being a mentor
  • Setting goals
  • Education vs. training
  • Your supervisors expectations of you as a Company Officer
  • Your Troops expectations of you as a Company Officer
  • Your expectations of your Troops as a Company Officer
  • Overview of emergency scene operations: Fire / EMS / Sp. Ops
  • Open forum Q and A