This course provides advanced application of ICS for senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-agency Coordination Entity. It includes an emphasis on large-scale organization development, roles and relationships of the primary staff, the planning, operational, logistical and fiscal consideration related to a large and complex incident and event management. It describes the application of Area Command and the importance of interagency coordination on complex incidents and events.
Target Audience: Individuals who may assume a supervisory role in expanding incidents where some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated and extend into multiple operational periods. To include but not limited to; EMS, fire, public health, hospitals, law, EMA, emergency dispatchers, public works, disaster responders, school administration and elected officials.
Pre-requisites: The course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100, ICS-200, and ICS 300 courses and must be completed prior to participating in the ICS 400 Advanced level training.
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At the end of this course, the students should be able to:
• Explain how major incidents engender special management challenges.
• Describe the circumstances in which an Area Command is established.
• Describe the circumstances in which multi-agency coordination systems are established.
Email Julie.firstname.lastname@example.org by April 21st, 2011
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Public Health; 319.892.6023
Class is limited to 25 participants
There is no fee to participate in this course