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ICS-200: Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response Q0463

Curriculum: Incident Management
Training Specialist

Richard Sexton

Delivery type
Online - Self-Study
Continuing education units
ACE recommendation
There is no ACE credit recommendation for this course.

This intermediate-level course is a Web-based, self-study, interactive equivalent to NWCG I-200. This course integrates the National Incident Management System (NIMS) guidelines and meets the NIMS Baseline Training requirements using an all-hazards, all-agency approach. It is the second in a series of courses designed to meet all-hazard, all-agency NIMS Incident Command System requirements for operational personnel.

This course was developed by the U.S. Fire Administration's National Fire Programs Branch, in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Emergency Management Institute, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG).  Estimated completion time: four hours.

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