Mission of the IAFC Company Officers Section (COS): To provide information, education, services and representation to company officers to enhance their professionalism and service to community.
Section bylaws with proposed changes (pdf)
View our 3-year plan strategic plan
IAFC members of all ranks are welcome to join the section. Section dues are $25 annually.
Company Officer Mentor Program - IAFC company officer members, choose a chief officer or company officer as a mentor and start learning from an expert who wants to share and help you grow.
Company Officer Leadership Symposium (COLS) - an intense, 3-day program providing company officers with valuable skills and knowledge required to stay ahead and grow as a leader. Graduating from the program demonstrates exceptional professional growth for promotional assessments. The next COLS session will be held at Fire-Rescue International 2016 in San Antonio, Tx. IAFC members save up to $100 on registration.
IAFC Officer Development Handbook - a great resource for present and future leaders, this handbook has over 60 pages of valuable information and recommendations for career advancement with an emphasis on leadership competencies through all four levels of officer development. All COLS attendees receive complimentary copies of this handbook.
KnowledgeNet discussion forums - IAFC's members-only, peer-to-peer online community. Join a discussion, look up a resource or post on a blog.