Incident Command for Industrial Brigades

IND018 - 16.00 Hours

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.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, 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.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Course Attire

For classroom activities, students must wear full length pants, closed-toe shoes, and short sleeve/ long sleeve shirts (no sleeveless shirts).

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

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

Suggested Audience

This course is appropriate for all industrial emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel.

Potential attendees could include:

  • Plant operators
  • Plant maintenance personnel
  • Laboratory personnel
  • Engineers
  • Electricians/Instrumentation techs
  • Security personnel

Contact Information

Rickey Allred

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

Related Courses

IND103+IND010NFPA 1081 Leadership Training+Incident Safety Officer (NFPA 1521) TrainingNFPA 1081 Leadership Training+Incident Safety Officer (NFPA 1521) TrainingNFPA 1081 Leadership Training+Incident Safety Officer (NFPA 1521) Training

Policies

TEEX Policies


Students are required to follow the guidelines in the ESTI Student Safety Manual.

Payment Information

  • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-2130
  • Purchase Order – Complete online registration and send a copy of PO documentation within 48 hours to Debbie.Schulz@teex.tamu.edu 

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