Wayne Sandford, M.A.


M.A., Sacred Heart University, 2003
B.S., University of New Haven, 1983
A.S., Waterbury State Technical College, 1978
A.S., Hartford State Technical College, 1971


Mr. Sandford is a former Deputy Commissioner of Emergency Management and Homeland Security for the State of Connecticut and a former Fire Chief for the East Haven Fire Department. He is also an ordained deacon for the Roman Catholic Church. 

Courses Taught

  • EMG 603 Principles of Emergency Management
  • EMG 602 Holistic Disaster Recovery
  • FS 106 Emergency Scene Operations
  • FS 205 Fire Hydraulics
  • FS 207 Fire Prevention
  • FS 301 Building Construction
  • FS 633 Issues in Public safety Professional Responsibility
  • FS 634 Issues in Public Safety Management

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