Certificate in Fire & Emergency Response Management
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

Program Details

The online Certificate in FERM program from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh is designed to benefit chiefs, assistant chiefs, captains, lieutenants, firefighters, paramedics, fire instructors, and fire inspectors who want to develop or improve their management and leadership skills. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Occupational Safety & Health in Emergency Services
  • Management of Emergency Services
  • Politics of Emergency Management 
  • Technology in Emergency Management 

Requirements

  • Firefighter 1 and Firefighter 2 (can be completed at a technical or community college)
  • At least two years of relevant work experience
  • Unofficial Firefighter 1 and Firefighter 2 transcripts
  • Signed letter from the applicant's chief confirming work experience

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission