All Hazards Position Specific Planning Section Chief : 21 Hours
Student Fee: Class specific
This course is designed to provide local and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective PSC on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team. 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 students to process and apply their new knowledge.
NIMS ICS Position Specific training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to functional, support, or unit leader positions on USFA or other Type III All-Hazards Incident Management Teams (AHIMT), or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.
Syllabus: Syllabus - All Hazards Planning Section Chief.pdf
NATIONAL INCIDENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (NIMS)
- IS 700, 800
IS 100 & 200 (or Unified Command)
IS 300 (or Command & General Staff for Local IMT's or All Hazard Incident Management Team Training)
ICS 400 highly recommended.
If you have specific questions about this course contact JOSEPH GASPARICH
If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact your regional representative or JOSEPH GASPARICH. If you are not sure who your regional representative is, take a look at this map. It is color coded by county. The regional representatives are listed below.