The officer must have great communication skills in order to make the company function well. Daily routine events and fireground operations require the officer to communicate expectations to the crews they supervise.
One of your primary responsibilities should be that of communicating your expectations to your crews; this includes training, discipline, and setting the work details for the day. Review sample communications and determine the best way of ensuring that your communication is understood and the appropriate feedback is received.
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