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Course Details

Curricula Catalog Course Details

Course Title: Basic Incident Command System (ICS)
Type of Course: Incident Management Systems Awareness
Description: This course is a compilation of four FEMA Emergency Management Institute courses: IS-700.a: NIMS, an Introduction IS-800.b: National Response Framework, an Introduction ICS-100: Introduction to Incident Command System ICS-200.b: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
Training Provider: Alabama Fire College
Instructor Qualifications: N/A
Languages: English
Open enrollment: No
Delivery Method: Classroom-based
Course Hours: 18
Credits: N/A
Intended Audience: Personnel involved with emergency planning, response, and recovery efforts, including executive, managerial, and responder level personnel who fill ICS positions at an incident.
Prerequisites: N/A
Caveats: This course combines four courses developed by the FEMA Emergency Management Institute (EMI) to provide basic training in the National Response Plan (NRP), National Incident Management System (NIMS), and Incident Command System (ICS) in order to meet federal mandates. The component courses are available as web-based training through the FEMA EMI website and can also be provided in a classroom format. Instructor qualifications and course materials for classroom training are available through the FEMA EMI.
Special Instructions: N/A

Grantee:
Melody Izard
Alabama Fire College
7291 Gadsden Hwy
Trussville, AL 35173
Phone: 205-655-6572
Fax: 205-655-6579
Email: mizard@alabamafirecollege.org

Course Owner:
Kenny Oldfield
Phone: 205-655-6572
Fax: 205-655-6579
Email: koldfield@alabamafirecollege.org

Course Materials:

Material available from FEMA ( Other )

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