L-580 Leading in Crisis: Strategic Leadership in Catastrophic Events

  • February 25 - 27, 2018
  • Peppermill Resort, Reno, NV
IAFC Academy


 The IAFC invites senior incident managers; agency administrators; senior leaders of emergency response agencies, public utilities and other critical infrastructure; elected officials and appointees to participate in the L-580 Leading in Crisis: Strategic Leadership in Catastrophic events being held February 25-27, 2018 in Reno, NV. Participants completing the program will be awarded an IAFC-NWCG Certificate for L-580: Leadership is Action. Return to your organizations better prepared for complex incidents of the future. 


  • The ability to apply critical thinking to planning at the strategic level beyond what ICS processes offer now
  • The ability to respond, anticipate, plan and execute within the strategic political, social and economic dimensions of the incident while setting conditions for operational and tactical success  
  • The ability to establish highly effective incident response structures using decentralized command and control models and intent based operations

Cost:  $1600 (includes WUI conference registration with access to exhibit hall, general sessions and welcome reception)

Registration:  This course is limited to 40 participants. Please send initial RSVP by registering through the IAFC Academy iafcacademy.org.  Inquiries can be sent to academy@iafc.org for assistance.