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G0402: Incident Command System Overview for Senior Officials (Executives, Elected, & Appointed), ICS 402

July 7, 2020, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm CDT

Event

July 7, 2020

8:00 am to 12:00 pm CDT


Location

Tennessee Emergency Management Agency Suiter Room 3041 Sidco Dr. Nashville, TN 37204


Contact

tema.training@tn.gov

G0402: Incident Command System Overview for Senior Officials (Executives, Elected, & Appointed), ICS 402

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to familiarize Senior Officials (executives, elected and appointed officials, city/county managers, agency administrators, etc.) with their role in supporting incident management within the National Incident Management System (NIMS).

Selection Criteria: Executives and senior officials, including elected officials, city/county managers, agency administrators, etc.

Course Objectives

  • Explain the National Incident Management System.
  • Explain the NIMS Management Characteristics, the organizational structure of the Incident Command System, and the role of the Command and General Staff.
  • Explain the attributes and purpose of Emergency Operations Centers.
  • Explain the interconnectivity between the MAC Group, EOCs, the Joint Information System and Incident Command. 
  • Explain the Senior Officials role in preparedness.

Mission Areas

  • Respond
  • Recover

Disciplines

  • Emergency Management