By Thomas D. Phelan

Is emergency administration schooling undoing an age-old culture within the American fireplace carrier? Has the time arrived to coach emergency managers in collage study rooms instead of in 20 years of tactical operations adventure? Over 100 forty-three (143) associations of upper schooling are actually supplying certificates or measure courses in emergency administration without tactical operations event required for admission. Resistance via veteran legislation enforcement officials and fireplace opponents could have to be conquer if we're to arrange emergency managers with required ability units. Dr. Tom Phelan explores the abilities being taught to emergency administration scholars and addresses the worries of skilled first responders in accepting their leadership.

*Discusses the worth of emergency administration schooling within the post-9/11 world
*Makes transparent the necessity for teaching emergency managers to organize them for emergency supervisor leadership
*Helps bridge the distance among emergency administration and primary responders
*Should be required examining in each collage emergency administration curriculum
*The publication is apparent, concise, and an "easy read"

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