Advanced Incident Management / Unified Command (ICS 400)

IMS344 - 16.00 Hours

Description

This course trains emergency response supervisors and mid-to-upper-level managers in the skills necessary to effectively plan for and manage a large-scale incident by applying and implementing an all-hazards, multi-disciplinary, command and management team approach. The course places specific emphasis on Incident Action Plan (IAP) development and resource management processes.

The course concludes with a practical application role-play exercise customized to the community in which the course is delivered.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

This course trains emergency response supervisors and mid-to-upper-level managers in the skills necessary to effectively plan for and manage a large-scale incident by applying and implementing an all-hazards, multi-disciplinary, command and management team approach. The course places specific emphasis on Incident Action Plan (IAP) development and resource management processes.

The course concludes with a practical application role-play exercise customized to the community in which the course is delivered.

Prerequisites

Recommended

Experience using concepts and principles from ICS-100, ICS-200, and ICS-300 in a response or exercise.

Topics

Special management challenges for major incidents/events+Area Command +Multi-Agency Coordination Systems

Suggested Audience

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)
  • Law Enforcement (LE)
  • 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.

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

ACE+CE

Other Information

Course size limit

  • Maximum number of participants: 30
  • Minimum number of participants: 26

Contact Information

George Glenn

Training Manager
Phone: (979) 458-3537 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

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