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EMS Functions in ICS F0166

Training Specialist

Michael Stern

Delivery type

2-day off-campus

Continuing education units


ACE recommendation

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, one semester hour in public safety, emergency management, fire science, or emergency medical services.

In this two-day course, students will practice use of the Incident Command System (ICS) in coordination with other public safety responders.

As a follow-up to ICS-100 and ICS-200 training, this course will present scenarios requiring responders to structure their EMS resources within the guidance of National Incident Management System ICS, as appropriate to the needs of the different incident types.

Through simulation and role-playing, students will demonstrate the implementation of EMS components in an ICS at medium- or large-sized incidents.

Pre-course materials and course syllabus

Instructions to Download Student Manual: PDF 216KB
Course Syllabus: PDF 143KB

Emergency response personnel with responsibilities to implement the initial EMS functions of an ICS at medium- or large-sized incidents.

IS-201 forms used for the development of the Incident Action Plan.


Upcoming offerings

Email or call the official under Contact(s) if you are interested in attending a course.
Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
January 4 - 5, 2023 Waukegan, Illinois James Moore
Assistant Director
Illinois Fire Service Institute
217-333-3800 Brett Stickels
Training Officer
Waukegan Fire Department
March 11 - 12, 2023 Bentonville, Arkansas Kilatha Hargiss
Statewide Training
Arkansas Fire Training Academy
870-574-4760 Joey Bequette
Division Chief - Training Officer
Bentonville Fire Department