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Course Details

Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents (ICS 300)
NTED Course Number MGT-904
Length 20.00 hours
Delivery Mobile (Non-Resident)
Level Management and Planning
Continuing Education Credits 2.00
The Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). The course expands upon information covered in Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS-100) and ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents (ICS-200). Topics covered in the course include ICS staffing and organization, reporting and working relationships and information flow, transfer of command, unified command functions in a multi-jurisdictional or multi-agency incident, ICS forms, resource management, and interagency mission planning and procurement.
At the conclusion of the course, participants will be able to:
* Describe how the NIMS Command and Management component supports the management of expanding incidents.
* Describe the incident/event management process for supervisors and expanding incidents as prescribed by the Incident Command System (ICS).
* Implement the incident management process on a simulated expanding incident.
* Develop an Incident Action Plan for a simulated incident.
NTED Prerequisites
Other Prerequisites
Course prerequisites include IS-700.a: National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction; IS-800.b: National Response Framework (NRF), An Introduction; IS-100.b: Introduction to Incident Command System; and IS-200.b: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents. DHS/FEMA recommends that ICS-300 participants have experience using concepts and principles from ICS-100 and-200 in a response or exercise and use their skills in an operational environment before taking ICS-400. This will provide necessary context and understanding of the skills they will develop when they take ICS-400.
Target Audience
Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Law Enforcement
Mission Areas and Core Capabilities
Respond   -  Operational Coordination
Mitigate  -  Planning
Mitigate  -  Public Information and Warning
Mitigate  -  Community Resilience
Prevent   -  Forensics and Attribution
Prevent   -  Intelligence and Information Sharing
Prevent   -  Planning
Prevent   -  Public Information and Warning
Protect   -  Intelligence and Information Sharing
Protect   -  Planning
Protect   -  Public Information and Warning
Recover   -  Planning
Recover   -  Public Information and Warning
Recover   -  Economic Recovery
Recover   -  Health and Social Services
Recover   -  Infrastructure Systems
Respond   -  Planning
Respond   -  Public Information and Warning
Respond   -  Critical Transportation
Respond   -  Environmental Response / Health and Safety
Respond   -  Fatality Management Services
Respond   -  Infrastructure Systems
Respond   -  Mass Care Services
Respond   -  Mass Search and Rescue Operations
Respond   -  On-Scene Security and Protection
Respond   -  Operational Communications
Respond   -  Public and Private Services and Resources
Respond   -  Public Health and Medical Services
Respond   -  Situational Assessment
Training Certificate
Training Partner's Certificate of Completion
Contact Information
MGT-904 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents (ICS 300)
George Glenn

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