G400 Advanced ICS
This is a 2 day course (16 hours)
G0400 ICS-400: Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff—Complex Incidents
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 through ICS-300 courses, which are prerequisites for ICS-400.
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• Explain how major incidents engender special management challenges.
• Describe the circumstances in which an Area Command is established.
• Describe the circumstances in which Multi-Agency Coordination Systems are established.
Program Area(s): Incident Command System
Delivery Location: State Delivered
Selection Criteria: The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.
Required Prerequisites: IS-0100.b, Introduction to the Incident Command System, ICS-100; IS-0200.b, Incident Command System for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents; E/G0300, ICS-300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents; IS-0700.a, National Incident Management System, An Introduction; and IS-0800.b, National Response Framework, An Introduction
Students must bring proof of required prerequisites to the course to receive credit for this course.
Recommended Prerequisites: Experience using concepts and principles from ICS-100, ICS-200, and ICS-300 and use of skills in an operational environment.
Course Length: 2 days