IS-240.a Leadership & InfluenceCourse Date14 January, 2011Course DescriptionEMI has made revisions to this course. The course was aligned to the NRF and NIMS changes.Being able to lead others - to motivate them to commit their energies and expertise to achieving the shared mission and goals of the emergency management system - is a necessary and vital part of the job for every emergency manager, planner, and responder. This course is designed to improve your leadership and influence skills. It addresses: •Leadership from within. •How to facilitate change. •How to build and rebuild trust. •Using personal influence and political savvy.•Fostering an environment for leadership development.