This course provides specific emphasis on Incident Action Plan (IAP) preparation and resource management processes when responding to an expanding incident.
The course includes facilitated discussions with subject-matter experts in which each of the fundamental ICS planning and resource management concepts are examined. You will immediately apply newly-gained knowledge and concepts through scenario-based activities customized to your community.
Course Completion Requirements
TopicsBasic Incident Command System (ICS) Review+Vulnerability Assessment+Community Crisis Preparedness+Critical Incidents and the Incident Command System (ICS)+Incident Assessment and Establishing Objectives+Unified Command and Integrating External Resources+Resource Management+The Planning Meeting and Operations Briefing+Incident Close Out +Post-Test and Final Table-Top Exercise
Personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an expanding incident that may require a higher level of NIMS/ICS training from the following disciplines/services:
- Fire Service
- Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
- Hazardous Materials (HazMat)
- Public Health (PH)
- Public Works (PW)
- Emergency Management (EM)
- Government administrative
- Private Sector and military (if invited by the host jurisdiction)
- County, state, and federal agency personnel who may assume a supervisory role in expanding incidents or Type 3 incidents.
Registration for the face-to-face component occurs concurrently with the registration for the online course component. Enrollment for the face-to-face component of this course is contingent on your successful completion of the online portion of the course. No substitutions for this requirement will be accepted.
Course size limit
- Maximum number of participants: 30
- Minimum number of participants: 26