FEMA Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS-100)

IMS100 - 8.00 Hours

Description

An introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS). You will be provided the foundation for higher-level ICS training.

This course describes the ICS:

  • history
  • features and principles
  • organizational structure
  • relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS)

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

An introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS). You will be provided the foundation for higher-level ICS training.

This course describes the ICS:

  • history
  • features and principles
  • organizational structure
  • relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS)

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Purpose of ICS+Basic Features of ICS+Incident Commander and Command Staff Functions+ICS Facilities

Suggested Audience

The target audience should include entry-level personnel from local agencies, including representatives from:

  • Fire Services
  • Law Enforcement (LE)
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Public Health (PH)
  • Public Works (PW)
  • Emergency Management (EM)

Additionally, jurisdictions are strongly encouraged to invite representatives from:

  • Local Hazardous Materials (HazMat) teams
  • Rescue
  • Emergency communications organizations
  • Other governmental and quasi-governmental agencies
  • Organizations such as school systems and the National Guard
  • Other non-governmental, private industry, and federal emergency response agencies
  • Representatives from higher-education institutions located within or support the jurisdiction

Other Information

Maximum number of participants: 30

Minimum number of participants: 26

Instructor Qualifications

All TEEX NIMS/ICS instructors are certified Department of Homeland Security NIMS/ICS instructors and meet/exceed all requirements needed to teach the ICS-100 course and proctor the ICS-100 examination.

Contact Information

George Glenn

Training Manager
Phone: 9794583537 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

Related Courses

IMS200+IMS300+IMS400FEMA Incident Command System for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents ICS-200 training+ICS-300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents+ICS-400 Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff, Complex Incidents and MACSFEMA Incident Command System for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents ICS-200 training+ICS-300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents+ICS-400 Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff, Complex Incidents and MACSFEMA Incident Command System for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents ICS-200 training+ICS-300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents+ICS-400 Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff, Complex Incidents and MACS
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