Emergency Management Training
NIMS Emergency Management Training Schedule
Fall 2014 - Dates to be announced
The University of Kansas Public Safety Office offers training sessions for the IS-700, ICS-100, and ICS-200. All classes are free and open to University of Kansas and other Regents’ institution’s employees as well as other governmental agency and educational employees. These three classes are pre-requisite for ICS-300 and ICS-400.
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Introduction to the Incident Command System: September 16, 2014
This four-hour course introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. Upon completion, the participant should be able to demonstrate basic knowledge of the Incident Command System.
Incident Command System for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents: September 18, 2014
This four-hour course provides training on and resources for personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS. Upon completion, the participant should be able to describe the ICS organization appropriate to the complexity of the incident or event and use ICS to manage an incident or event.
National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction: October 9, 2014
This four-hour course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System. Upon completion, the participant should be able to demonstrate basic knowledge of ICS.
Class Location: Budig Instruction Lab, Room 10 of Budig Hall, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Maximum enrollement: 23 students
To enroll in one of the above classes, click here.
Parking near Budig is limited to those with appropriate University of Kansas campus permits. The nearest KU parking garage is located immediately north of the Kansas Memorial Union, 1301 Jayhawk Boulevard, and can be accessed from Mississippi Street and Oread Avenue.
If you unable to attend one of these sessions, classes are also offered online: http://training.fema.gov/IS/crslist.asp. For information on the ICS-300, ICS-400 and G-191 classes offered by the University of Kansas, see below.
Training sessions sponsored by the University of Kansas Public Safety Office
Intermediate Incident Command System, Course ID: 1048184
This two-day course for supervisory personnel provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). Upon completion, participants should be able to describe how the NIMS Command and Management component supports the management of expanding incidents, describe the incident’s 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, and develop an Incident Action Plan for a simulated incident.
Advanced Incident Command System, Course ID: 1047695
This two-day course for senior personnel provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). Upon completion, participants should be able to explain how major incidents pose special management challenges, describe the circumstances in which an Area Command is established, and describe the circumstances in which multiagency coordination systems are established.
Incident Command System/Emergency Operations Center Interface, Course ID: TBD
This one-day course enables the participants to develop an effective interface between the Incident Command and the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) by applying Incident Command System (ICS) principles. Upon completion, participants should be able to describe ICS and MAC/EOC principles, identify roles and responsibilities of ICS and EOC during emergency operations, analyze the ICS and EOC systems and identify various interface issues, apply ICS/EOC interface action plan for the community.
All three classes are held in the Jayhawk Room, Lawrence Douglas County Fire and Medical, 1911 Steward Avenue, Lawrence, KS. Park in parking lot North of the Lawrence Douglas County Fire and Medical Building.
Register for the ICS-300 & 400 by logging onto https://ks.train.org and register for one or both of the courses. If you don’t have an account, click on “Create an Account,” which appears underneath the login on the left hand side of the screen. If you need help contact Isabel Herrera Schultes firstname.lastname@example.org (785) 274-1412 or the KS-TRAIN Help Desk email@example.com (785) 296-5655.