Introduction to the Incident Command System
Introduction to Incident Command System, I-100 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.
The course will require a minimum of 5.5 hours for presentation, exclusive of breaks. More time will be required if agency specific material is added. The instructor guide contains all information and references necessary for the course coordinator, training providers, and participants. The course instructions also contain information concerning course administration. Subject material is presented in units of instruction. Exercises in the units are designed to demonstrate procedures. Reference material is provided to assist participants in the classroom and on the job.
The classroom version of the course is interactive. It contains several exercises designed to facilitate group and class discussion.
Who should participte : All first responders, agencies who play an assisting or cooperating role at emergencies and members of operation/coordination centres.
Prerequisites: This course is an entry level course, there are no prerequisite training requirements.