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Course Description

MGT-344 - 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.*

Course Objectives:
  • 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, jason.moats@teexmail.tamu.edu.


Prerequisites & Other Information:
ICS-300

Cost:
No tuition is charged.


Course Specifics

Hours: 16.00
Provider: TEEX
Sponsor: DHS-FEMA TEI
Disciplines: Emergency Management
Fire Service
Health Care
Law Enforcement
Public Health
Public Safety Communications
Public Works
Government Administration
Emergency Medical Service
Hazmat



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