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

Upcoming offerings

May 2 - 3, 2015 | May 27 - 28, 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.



Upcoming offerings

Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
May 2 - 3, 2015 Santa Rosa, California

Mike Garcia
Deputy State Fire Marshal
CAL FIRE-OSFM-State Fire Training
(661) 775-5942

Greg Martin
Training Coordinator
Sonoma County Fire
(707) 565-1144

Course coordination plan
May 27 - 28, 2015 Jackpot, Nevada

Lori DeGristina
Training Officer
State Fire Marshal
(775) 684-7522

Brian Hugill
Fire Chief
Jackpot Fire Department
(775) 755-2449

Course coordination plan
Post-course requirements None.