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ICS-100: An Introduction to the Incident Command System Q0462

Training Specialist

Richard Sexton

Delivery type

Online - Self-Study

Continuing education units


ACE recommendation

There is no Amercian Council on Education credit recommendation for this course.

This foundation-level course is a web-based, self-study, interactive course that introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher-level ICS training.  This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the ICS. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System.

This course was a collaborative development between the U.S. Fire Administration, the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Emergency Management Institute, and the National Wildfire Coordinating Group. Estimated completion time: 4 hours.

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