2019 Washington Fire Chiefs (WFC) Spring Leadership Seminar
Employment Best Practices for Fire and HR Executives

Link to registration* and the full agenda is available by clicking the "Register for this event" button.

WCIA Members - Free

WCIA Co-Sponsored Seminar

*WCIA's co-sponsorship support includes paying the registration fee for WCIA members to attend the 2019 WFC Spring Leadership Seminar. Registrants will need to indicate that they are a WCIA Member on the first page of the WFC Leadership Spring Seminar online registration. This two-day workshop focuses on employment issues and challenges facing Fire Executives on a day to day basis. Summit's labor and employment attorneys will guide you through the employment landmines covering:
  • Leave Laws and Other Regulations Affecting Employment Decisions
  • Unlawful Harassment, Discrimination and Retaliation - The Big Hitters
  • Negligent Hiring to Wrongful Termination - Red Flags and Responses
  • Working with Guilds, Labor Groups and Collective Bargaining in Washington State
  • Grievances, Unfair Labor Practices and P.E.R.C. - Keeping the Peace
  • Citizen Complaints and Internal Investigators

Experienced Fire Chiefs and HR Professionals will be part of this training sharing their insights and lessons learned