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

IMS100 - 8.00 Hours

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 principlesz
  • organizational structure
  • relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS)

 

 

 

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

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

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

Education Credits

    Contact Information

    George Glenn

    Training Manager
    Phone: (979) 458-3537 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

    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.

    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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