PA-PEMA: L956 All-Hazard Liaison Officer (LOFR)
 Course ID: 1076096
 Format: On-Site - Classroom course or workshop (Live Event)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
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 Cost (US$): 0.00
(There is no cost for attending this course.)
 Credit Type(s): none
 Certificate: PEMA Certificate v2 SEP 2016
Course Description: L956 All-Hazard Liaison Officer (LOFR)

16 hours (2 day course)

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 LOFR on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable students to process and apply their new knowledge.

The purpose of the NIMS ICS All-Hazards Position Specific Training Program is to provide a portion of the training that may be needed to establish a Type III and IV Incident Management Teams (IMTs). This training program is designed to provide all-hazards competencies and behaviors for the eight Command and General Staff and selected Unit Leader positions within the NIMS Incident Command System and specifically within the Incident Management Team environment.

Course Prerequisites: IS-100.b Introduction the Incident Command System; IS-200.b ICS for Single Resource and Initial Action Incidents, ICS-200; IS-700.a National Incident Management System (NIMS), an Introduction; IS-800.b National Response Framework, An Introduction; ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents (18 Hour Class); ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff (14 Hour class).

Prerequisite courses must be completed before this course. Copies of certificates of prerequisite courses may be sent electronically to the Session Contact or brought to the first day of the class. Students lacking prerequisite courses will be deleted from the course.

All Students must complete the FEMA 119-25 (with SID) and have it signed by yourself and your supervisor and bring it to the first day of class. The FEMA SID has replaced the SSN on all DHS classes. If you do not have a SID you can go to and click on the link for FEMA SID.

Subject Area(s):
Emergency Management
Emergency Management
Administrative Support Staff
Administrators / Directors / Managers
General / Field / Frontline Staff
Course Language(s):
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: L. May
Phone: 717-651-2721
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