Advanced Incident Management / Unified Command
This course trains emergency response supervisors and mid-to-upper level managers in the skills necessary to effectively plan for and manage a large-scale incident by applying and implementing an all-hazards, multi-disciplinary, command and management team approach as described in the National Incident Management System’s (NIMS) Incident Command System (ICS), Multi-Agency Coordination Systems (MACS), and public information systems, with specific emphasis on the incident planning and resourse management processes. The course concludes with a practical application, role-play exercise that is customized to the community in which the course is delivered.
*For Texas participants, with the authority of DHS, the state Fire Training Director has deemed this class to be ICS-400 equivalent.*
- Apply the Incident Command System’s (ICS) Unified Command concepts; incident action planning process; and resource management process to complex and/or expanding incidents requiring a multi-discipline and multu-jurisdiction response through a table-top exercise
- Analyze a major or complex incident and apply the appropriate organizational model
- Describe the uses, features, and advantages of an Area Command and explain principles of developing an Area Command organization
- Demonstrate knowledge of the Incident Command System - ICS-400 course content
- Manage a multi-agency/discipline.jurisdiction response to a complex or expanding incident scenario
How this course is offered:
Delivered onsite at location specified by the requesting jurisdiction. To learn more or schedule a delivery, contact Jason Moats, 979-458-3537, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prerequisites & Other Information:
No tuition is charged.
Public Safety Communications
Emergency Medical Service