Core Competency Tool Approved to be Online!

The AFCA is excited to announce that the Core Competency Framework and Risk Assessment Tool will be built as an online resource! While the original vision was to create a core competency manual, the AFCA Board and Core Competency Committee have approved the tool and...

Framework Development Update

TSI has been hard at work over the last month developing the risk assessment tool for the Core Competency Guidance Framework and has also begun developing competency matrices for different service levels. To support the development of the overall framework, the team...

Guidance Framework Development Begins

Happy New Year! We are excited to kick off the year with our first workshop to support the development of the Core Competency Guidance Framework.  Workshops will include key stakeholders from a diversity of organizations including the AFCA, the Office of the Fire...
Core Competency Interviews Well Under Way!

Core Competency Interviews Well Under Way!

Transitional Solutions Inc. (TSI), along with our partner Banister Research, have been hard at work the last three months completing surveys and interviews to support the Core Competency Project.  To date, we have completed approximately 120 interviews and 200...
AFCA Region 7 Fire Chiefs Meeting

AFCA Region 7 Fire Chiefs Meeting

TSI was on hand at the AFCA Region 7 Fire Chiefs Meeting on August 9, 2018, to pilot the questions that will be used for the project’s in-person, telephone, and web-based surveys. After interviewing eight fire chiefs, we were able to receive some valuable...