Incident Command System for Structural Collapse Incidents F0322

Incident Management
Delivery type 2-Day Off-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower-division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in emergency management.
CEU’s 1.6
Training Specialist

Robert Bennett
robertj.bennett@fema.dhs.gov
301-447-1483

Upcoming offerings

November 21 - 22, 2015 | December 5 - 6, 2015 | View more

Course description

This 2-day course is designed to provide fire officers with an understanding of command operations at structural collapse incidents. Students completing this course will be able to:* describe the aspects of a structural collapse;* explain basic command procedures and ICS organizational structure;* identify various resource levels, types, and capabilities used for structural collapse incidents;* identify critical factors and issues that affect scene management;* describe all unique operational considerations used at a structural collapse incident;* describe all response operations phases associated with a structural collapse incident; and* describe the technical rescue expertise and equipment required for safe operations and effective incident management.Students attending should understand and be able to apply the Incident Command System (ICS) concept.

Selection criteria

Individuals who have statutory authority/responsibility and may serve in a unified command structure at a structural collapse; fire command officers.

Prerequisites

None.

Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
November 21 - 22, 2015 Pittsford, Vermont

Jessica Pomainville
Administrative Assistant
Vermont Fire Academy
(802) 483-2749
jesssica.pomainville@state.vt.us

Daniel Zimmer
Training Coordinator
Vermont Fire Academy
(802) 483-2750
Daniel.Zimmer@state.vt.us

Course coordination plan
December 5 - 6, 2015 Chelan, Washington

Robert P. Jones
Program Manager
Washington State Fire Training Academy
(425) 453-3000
bob.jones@wsp.wa.gov

Pat Moore
Training Captain
Chelan Fire and Rescue
(509) 682-4476
pmoore@cfr7.org

Course coordination plan
Post-course requirements None.
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