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Executive Leadership Programme

Executive Leadership Programme

Executive Leadership Programme


Due to the high demand for the Programme in 2018, we were very pleased to be able to offer two ELP Programmes this year. The second 2018 cohort are not due to finish until April 2019, therefore the 2019 Programme, now in its 12th year, will not commence until June 2019.

More details about the Programme and how to apply can be found on or the NFCC website. A total of 22 places are available for ELP 2019.

The Programme is open to both Operational and Professional Fire Service staff who already hold a strategic leadership position or are likely to in the near future.

The Programme

The Programme consists of five modules, each of three or four day’s duration and is delivered by our academic partner – Warwick Business School.

Candidates MUST be available to attend all five modules the dates for which are:-

  • Module 1: 3 - 6 June 2019
  • Module 2: 8 -10 July 2019
  • Module 3:16 - 19 September 2019
  • Module 4: 4 - 7 November 2019
  • Module 5: 2 - 5 December 2019

On completion of the Programme and the associated academic assignments successful candidates will be awarded a Post Graduate Certificate in Strategic Leadership.


Application is strictly via the online application form which can be found by visiting the WM Jobs website. You will be required to provide a C.V. and Supporting Statement which will need to be uploaded to the site.

The closing date for receipt of all Applications is – 13th August 2018.