This unit and this course can serve as a great resource with any responsibilities you have within your department. As you advance throughout your career, you may serve in leadership roles in administration, community risk reduction, suppression, rescue/EMS, training and development, or other areas. Even after you complete this course, I urge you to continue your learning in fire behavior and combustion. We will continue to do research to find safer and more efficient methods to control and prevent the risk of fire. We must continue to learn in order to stay current.
In Unit VIII you will have two assignments:
As you complete your journal, also consider how you can enhance your departmentâ€™s services to your community.
How will this course enhance your professional success?