Your department has been approved to provide benchmark pay raises to all personnel. For chief officers to qualify for a benchmark, they must obtain master credentials. Discuss some of the opportunities provided to chief officers to obtain master credentials. Describe methods you would use to facilitate and encourage members of your department to participate in this opportunity for professional development. Also identify which of the 16 life safety initiatives are applicable to this assignment. Your response should be a minimum of 500 words (not including the identification of life safety initiatives). Use the pdf uploaded for reference.