TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES - PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICIALS ONLY
The St. Louis County Office of Emergency Management fully supports training and exercise opportunities to further develop the knowledge base within the Public Safety profession. Continuing Education is a vital part of our mission to ensure we are fully prepared when a disaster occurs.
The following courses are available for any Public Safety Official:
Training:ICS 300 Course
This course addresses the functions of command within an Incident Command System (ICS). The focus of this course is on activating the necessary elements on the prolonged incident and the various forms and documentation to assist in the incident. Discussion includes the responsibilities of each section chief and the various branch, division, group and unit leaders, and includes a short review of ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS). This course will provide a valuable command learning experience in a ‘real-time’ learning environment. The course is highly recommended for emergency response personnel interested in learning how to effectively operate within a fully functional incident command system and meets the NIMS Integration Center requirements for ICS Level 300.
Prerequisites: IS 100, IS 200, IS 700 and IS 800. These courses must be completed prior to registration. No exceptions.
To enroll in this course click here, and enter "ICS 300" as the Course you wish to enroll.
Training:ICS 400 Course
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS 100 through ICS 300 courses. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.
Prerequisites: ICS 100, ICS 200, ICS 300, ICS 700 and ICS 800. These courses must be completed prior to registration.
To enroll in this course click here, and enter "ICS 400 Advanced Incident Command System" as the Course you wish to enroll.
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