ICS-400 Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff, Complex Incidents and MACS

IMS400 - 14.00 Hours

Description

Enhance your Incident Command skills, with a special focus on new concepts of the Incident Command System (ICS). The training and resources provided in this course will assist personnel who require advanced application of the ICS.   The course will also benefit any person who has a responsibility to function in a command post managing an expanding incident.
 
This course builds upon information covered in the ICS-100, ICS-200, and ICS-300 courses and explains the roles and responsibilities of local, county, state, and federal agencies involved in managing an expanding incident. Enhance your command and decision-making skills by participating in group activities that introduce the use of an Incident Complex and Area Command, and the interactions between Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC) entities.
 
Course exercises can be customized to fit your industry, jurisdiction, or department.

 
 

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

Enhance your Incident Command skills, with a special focus on new concepts of the Incident Command System (ICS). The training and resources provided in this course will assist personnel who require advanced application of the ICS.   The course will also benefit any person who has a responsibility to function in a command post managing an expanding incident.
 
This course builds upon information covered in the ICS-100, ICS-200, and ICS-300 courses and explains the roles and responsibilities of local, county, state, and federal agencies involved in managing an expanding incident. Enhance your command and decision-making skills by participating in group activities that introduce the use of an Incident Complex and Area Command, and the interactions between Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC) entities.
 
Course exercises can be customized to fit your industry, jurisdiction, or department.

 
 

Prerequisites

Recommended

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

 

Topics

Multi-Agency Coordination System (MACS) +Area Command +Special management challenges for major incidents/events

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.

Other Information

Course size

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

Instructor qualifications

All TEEX NIMS/ICS instructors are certified Department of Homeland Security NIMS/ICS instructors and meet/exceed all requirements needed to teach the IMS-400 course.

Contact Information

George Glenn

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