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Foundational Incident Command System (ICS) Course
May 21, 2019
DESCRIPTION: This training will consist of reviewing components of IS 100.C: Basics of ICS, IS 200.C: Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response, and IS 700.B: An Introduction to the National Incident Management System.
DATE: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
TIME: 1:00pm- 4:00pm
LOCATION: Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) Training Center (1642 N Besly Court, Chicago, IL)
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:
- Explain the principles and basic structure of the Incident Command System (ICS).
- Describe the NIMS management characteristics that are the foundation of the ICS.
- Describe how the NIMS Management Characteristics relate to Incident Command and Unified Command.
- Describe and identify the key concepts, principles, scope, and applicability underlying NIMS.
- Describe activities and methods for managing resources.
- Guide to completion of the FEMA online courses.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This training will be beneficial for:
- Healthcare emergency program managers,
- Any personnel who are likely to assume an incident command position as described in their Emergency Management Plan.
REGISTRATION: To register for this event please contact Margie McDevitt at Mmcdevitt@team-iha.org.
***IMPORTANT: You must be employed by a healthcare organization that is a member of the Chicago Healthcare Coalition to attend. ***
The event flyer for this training can be found here.
This educational training program is being provided at no charge through a grant from the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) awarded to the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH).