Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response - Classroom (I-200) (28-22-0200) - 018

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Brief Description
This course provides training for personnel likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS.
Full Description
This course reviews the Incident Command System (ICS), provides the context for ICS within initial response, and supports higher level ICS training. This course provides training on, and resources for, personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS. The Emergency Management Institute developed its ICS courses collaboratively with:
-National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG)
-U.S. Department of Agriculture
-United States Fire Administration’s National Fire Programs Branch

Course Objectives:
To learn basic information about the Incident Command System (ICS) and National Incident Management System (NIMS):
-Describe how the NIMS Management Characteristics relate to Incident Command and Unified Command.
-Describe the delegation of authority process, implementing authorities, management by objectives, and preparedness plans and objectives.
-Identify ICS organizational components, the Command Staff, the General Staff, and ICS tools.
-Describe different types of briefings and meetings
-Explain flexibility within the standard ICS organizational structure.
-Explain transfer of command briefings and procedures.
-Use ICS to manage an incident or event.

Target Audience:
The intended audience(s) are response personnel at the supervisory level who are involved with emergency planning, response, or recovery efforts. This includes fire, law enforcement, and emergency medical personnel as well as a large variety of disciplines including the U.S. FDA, federal workers, health care workers, higher education, public works and schools. Please reference:

The prerequisite to enroll in this course is a verified completion of the IS-100.c An Introduction to the Incident Command System. Information on the IS-100.C course can be found at

Cost: There is no fee for the course. Food, lodging & transportation costs are the responsibility of the participant.

Completion:  Participants, who actively participate, attend all course contact hours and pass an online written test will receive a Certificate of Completion for the course.
Training Dates
02/28/2023 - 03/01/2023
Introduction to the Incident Command System (IS-100) (11-18-0100)
Registration Dates
10/31/2022 - 02/07/2023
Available Seats
The maximum capacity for this class has been reached. Your request can be added to the waitlist. Additional seats may become available for future enrollment.
16h 0m
None Specified
Training Location
46 - Saratoga County
Saratoga Spa State Park Administration Building; Gideon Putnam Room
19 Roosevelt Drive
Saratoga Springs, NY  12866
Reporting Instructions
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dress is business casual
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