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Incident Command System and Resource Management for the Fire Service W0376

Course only available to on-campus weekend program students.
Curriculum: Incident Management
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.

This two-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.

Student pre-course materials and course syllabus:

Selection criteria

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

Prerequisites

Incident Command System (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.

Post-course requirements

None

Student comments

This is the basis for operating at events across our country.