Incident Command for Industrial Brigades

IND018 - 16.00 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

This course will train you to use the Incident Command System (ICS)/National Incident Management System (NIMS) to manage emergency incidents, increase responder safety and more effectively use available resources. You will learn how the incident command structure is formed and used at industrial emergency scenes.
 
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded 1.6 Continuing Education Units (CEU) certified through the International Association for Continuing Education & Training.

 

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Requirements

Course will begin at 8 a.m. on the first day of class.

Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)

Fees

  • Fees must be paid prior to or on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.
  • Includes course materials.
  • Does not include lodging or meals.

Recommended

Due to the nature of the training, a physical examination is recommended prior to enrolling in this course.
 

 

Topics

History and regulatory overview+Importance of the emergency response plan+Incident Command System+NIMS+Preplanning+Site Command+Safe work practices, PPE+Terminating emergency incidents

Audience

This course is appropriate for all industrial emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel who are trained to the Operations Level for Hazardous Materials (HazMat) Response (National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472).
 
Potential attendees could include:
  • Plant operators
  • Plant maintenance personnel
  • Laboratory personnel
  • Engineers
  • Electricians/Instrumentation techs
  • Security personnel

 

Education Credits

    Contact Information

    Rickey Allred

    Industrial Fire Training Manager
    Phone: (979) 458-3642 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

    Other Information

    Hours

    • Will begin at 8 a.m. on the first day of class.

    Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    Fees

    • Must be paid prior to or on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.
    • Includes course materials.
    • Does not include lodging or meals.

    Related Courses

    IND018Incident Command for Industrial BrigadesIncident Command for Industrial BrigadesIncident Command for Industrial Brigades
    © Copyright 2018 Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service
    A member of the Texas A&M University System
    Ver.1.2015.0204