September 9, 2019 - September 13, 2019
8:00 am to 5:00 am CST
Tennessee Emergency Management Agency Suiter Room 3041 Sidco Dr. Nashville, TN 37204
L0962: FEMA All-Hazards Planning Section Chief
*LIMITED AVAILABILITY - please contact
This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Planning Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: 1) managing the planning cycle, and 2) tracking resources and incident status. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.
Selection Criteria: NIMS ICS All-Hazards training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to Functional, Support, or Unit Leader positions on Type 3 or 4 AHIMTs, or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.
ACE: Level: Lower Division/Associate
ACE: Credit Hours: 2
Describe the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Planning Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team.
IS 100: Incident Command System (ICS), An Introduction
IS 200: ICS for Single Resource and Initial Action Incidents
E/L/G 0300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents (ICS 300)
E/L/G 0400: Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff - Complex Incidents (ICS 400)
IS 700: National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
IS 800: National Response Framework (NRF)
Recommended: O-305 Type 3 AHIMT Training course (delivered by USFA)
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