Leadership and Influence is one of several courses in the
Professional Development Series offered by the Federal Emergency Management
Agency's Emergency Management Institute (FEMA/EMI).
This course has been well received since its initial offering in
1983 and was revised in 1990 by a Curriculum Advisory Committee, whose members
included specialists in the emergency management field from areas throughout the
country who had served as instructors for the course.
Participants completing the Leadership and Influence course will
be able to lead and influence others in the demanding setting of emergency
management by range of skills in a variety of interpersonal areas: conflict
management, use of power, and group dynamics, as well as leadership and