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Incident Command System and Resource Management for the Fire Service W0376

Training Specialist


Richard Sexton
301-447-7687

Delivery type


2-day on-campus

Continuing education units


1.6

ACE recommendation


In the lower-division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in public safety.

Course only available to on-campus weekend program students.

This 2-day course will provide students with an understanding of the Incident Command System (ICS) and resource management for the fire service and their application in both emergency and nonemergency situations.

This course addresses the need for an ICS, an overview of the structure and flexibility of ICS, an understanding of the command skills necessary to function effectively in an ICS structure, and the need to effectively manage your resources.

This course meets the requirements of ICS-100 and ICS-200.

Pre-course materials and course syllabus

Course Syllabus: https://nfa.usfa.fema.gov/ax/syll/syllabus_w0376.pdf PDF 132KB

All first responders with responsibilities to use, deploy, implement and/or function within ICS and resource management.

ICS-100-level and ICS-200-level training. Preferred courses are Q0462 and Q0463, available through NFA Online. Chief's signature attests that the applicant has completed this required training.

Upcoming offerings

Apply online if you are interested in attending a state or national weekend program.
Dates Availability Location Contact(s) CCP
February 25 - 26, 2023 Emmitsburg, Maryland Todd Dyche
Regional Coordinator
MFRI
301-729-0431
tdyche@mfri.org Jack Beall
Coordinator
MFRI
jbeall@mfri.org
CCP
March 11 - 12, 2023 Emmitsburg, Maryland Scott Cathy
Captain
NH Fire Academy
603-223-4223
scott.cathy@dos.nh.gov
CCP
March 25 - 26, 2023 Emmitsburg, Maryland Mark Waters
Program Planner
Connecticut Fire Academy
860-608-5437
mark.waters@ct.gov
CCP
July 8 - 9, 2023 Emmitsburg, Maryland Tina Marie Ahlborg
Clerk Secretary
Rhode Island State Fire Training Academy
401-667-3777
tina.ahlborg@dbr.ri.gov Mark St. Pierre
State Weekend Coordinator
RIFIA
401-767-9514
msp9551@aol.com
CCP