We are dedicated to empowering all!

Our team of highly trained instructors impact participants through entertaining lecture, comedic delivery style and intense role play. The combination of these teaching styles come together to give your team members the most profound instructional experience of their lives and ensures the lessons are retained.

Larry C. Conley -Founder and president of Leadership Development Concepts, LLC. He has been empowering firefighters in his 20-plus years as a recruit fire instructor and veteran of the fire service. He is a captain/EMT in St. Louis, Missouri, and the lead instructor in the firefighter 1 and 2 programs at the Highlander Fire Academy, St. Louis Community College at Forest Park. He is a fire instructor II, a Missouri State lead evaluator, and a member of the International Society of Fire Service Instructors. He is a volunteer camp director of the Missouri Children's Burn Camp.

Expert Online Training Presenter Biography
FDIC 2015 Instructor Profile
Larry Conley: Readiness or Not? An FDIC Article.

Larry was a scholarship recipient for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, Tampa 2 Life Safety Summit. March 10, 2014.  

David M. Conley has been committed to the professional improvement  of government and corporate employees nationwide. He has facilitated or develpoed programs for several major corporations. David is a co-author of the GLUE leadership program. 


Expert Online Training Presenter Biography
Fire Engineering - Practice Empathetic Listening for a Better Firehouse: David Conley, July 2014 Edition

Look at what others have to say about Larry Conley

"I never second guessed Captain Conley on anything he would teach...then the subtle humor would come out and make the experience one I'll never forget" --Firefighter Scott Frederick

"Captain Conley is extraordinarily dedicated to the educational goals and professional development of public safety professionals" -- Greggory J. Favre, The Mission Continues

Look at what others have to say about David Conley

"This is the best training I have ever had in my life! I was so inspired" 

-- Shanielle Mosley, RN VAMC. Omaha, NE 

"Conley knows how to grab your attention. You can really feel his passion for the program. I was so charged!"

-- Reverend James Winfrey III, St. John A.M.E. Church