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ICS 300: Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents (3-day In-Person Course)

You will receive specific class information with the Student Materials / Links via e-mail, approximately 5 days prior to class start.

Course Description

This course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 and ICS 200 courses.

Course Objectives

  • Describe how the National Incident Management System (NIMS) Command and Management component supports the management of expanding incidents.
  • Describe the incident/event management process for supervisors and expanding incidents as prescribed by the Incident Command System (ICS).
  • Implement the incident management process on a simulated Type 3 incident.
  • Develop an Incident Action Plan for a simulated incident.

Audience: Emergency management or emergency response personnel that have the potential to utilize the Incident Command System for related incidents in their field.

Selection Criteria: Individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.

**Prerequisites**: 4 online courses that must be completed before class begins:

Recommended: Experience using concepts and principles from ICS 100, ICS 200, and use of skills in a response or exercise.

**Course Pre-requisite Certificates must be emailed to Colleen. Dryden@State.SD.US and approved prior to the start of the course.**

To receive credit for training you must be present for the entire course. 

**SD Office of Emergency Management is providing this training at no charge to participants.**

Any questions may be directed to

Colleen Dryden

State Training Officer

SD Dept. of Public Safety | Office of Emergency Management


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