ICS-300: Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents (NFA)

Instructional Hours: 21.00

Course Objective: By the end of this course, students will be able to demonstrate through activities and a final exam, the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective ICS in expanding incidents.

Course Description: This course will outline how the NIMS Command and Coordination component supports the management of expanding incidents as well as describe the incident management processes as prescribed by ICS. This course has a threaded activity that will give students the opportunity to practice implementing the incident management process and create an Incident Action Plan (IAP) for a simulated expanding incident.

Successful Completion: Students must attend all class sessions, complete and participate in all assigned course activities and obtain a 75% or higher on the final exam.

Prerequisites

It is recommended that students complete Incident Command System ICS 100 level and ICS 200 level training prior to enrolling in this course.