Incident Command System for Structural Collapse Incidents F0322

Delivery type 2-Day Off-Campus
ACE recommendation In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, one semester hour in emergency management.
CEU’s 1.6
Student pre-course materials and course syllabus PDF 136KB
Training Specialist

Richard Sexton

Upcoming offerings

November 7 - 8, 2017 | November 13 - 14, 2017 | December 4 - 5, 2017 | View more

Course description

This two-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 Incident Command System (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.

• 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 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
November 7 - 8, 2017 Cancelled Ocala, Florida

Patrick Giacobbe
Academic Instructor
The Bureau of Fire Standards and Training

Course coordination plan
November 13 - 14, 2017 Turlock, California

Dawn Robinson
Deputy State Fire Marshal III Specialist

Robert Talloni
Fire Chief
Turlock Fire Department

Course coordination plan
December 4 - 5, 2017 Henderson, Nevada

Tom Martinez
Training Officer
Nevada State Fire Marshal Division

Terry Wilferd
Division Chief-Training
Henderson Fire Department

Course coordination plan
Post-course requirements None