PA-PEMA: L973 NIMS ICS All-Hazards Position Specific Finance / Administration Section Chief
 Course ID: 1068921
 Format: On-Site - Classroom course or workshop (Live Event)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
 Course Number:
 Cost (US$): 0.00
(There is no cost to attend this course.
No lodging is provided.
No meals are provided.)
 Credit Type(s): none
 Certificate: PEMA Certificate v2 SEP 2016
Course Description:

Course IDE0973 E973: All-Hazards Position Specific Finance/Admin. Section Chief
 
NIMS ICS All-Hazards Finance/Administration Section Chief Course
Training Course Developer:  EMI - Emergency Management Institute

Duration in Hours   21.0 Hours.  This is a 3 day course
 
Continuing Education Units: unknown source General: 2.1

Course Description:

This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Finance/Administration Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities include managing the Finance/Administration Section personnel and managing the finances and administrative responsibilities during an incident.

Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.

Course Objective:

Demonstrate an understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Finance/Administration Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team.

Target Audience:

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.

Prerequisites:
•E0300
•E0400
•IS0100.b
•IS0200.b
•IS0700.a
•IS0800.b

Copies of certificates for prerequisite courses may be send electronically to the Session Manager or brought to the first day of the course.  Prerequisites must be completed before the first day of this course.  Students without evidence of completion of prerequisite courses may not complete this course.

Recommended Prerequisites:

O-305 Type 3 AHIMT Training course (delivered by USFA)

Subject Area(s):
Emergency Management
Audience(s):
Law Enforcement
Emergency Management
Background/Role(s):
Administrative Support Staff
Administrators / Directors / Managers
Course Language(s):
English
Course Level: Intermediate
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions: Students must be at least 18 years of age to attend.
Sponsor: PEMA
Accreditations: none
Special Notes:
Course Contacts
Description: PEMA Training
Name: G.W. Hess
Phone: 717.651.2701
email: grahess@pa.gov
URL:
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