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HTC-BP4-MARO-ICS100 ICS 100: Introduction to the Incident Command System


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Tuesday January 16th, 2024 from 9:00am to 11:00am - Virtual ICS 100 Online 1/16/2024 to 1/16/2024 Meeting Times
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Eddie Reyes RN, BSN  
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Tuesday October 17th, 2023 from 10:00am to 12:00pm - Virtual ICS 100 Online 10/17/2023 to 10/17/2023 Meeting Times
Location
Eddie Reyes RN, BSN  


Course Description

ICS 100, Introduction to the Incident Command System, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the Incident Command System. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS).

At the completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Explain the principles and basic structure of the Incident Command System (ICS).
  • Describe the NIMS management characteristics that are the foundation of the ICS.
  • Describe the ICS functional areas and the roles of the Incident Commander and Command Staff.
  • Describe the General Staff roles within ICS.
  • Identify how NIMS management characteristics apply to ICS for a variety of roles and discipline areas.

Average Completion Time

2 hours

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course. 

Course Competencies

There are no competencies currently assigned to this course