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L962 All Hazards Planning Section Chief

Event Date: 
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
East Central District Health Department 4321 41st Avenue Columbus, NE 68601
Michelle Evert Phone: 402-352-7958 Email: mevert@colfaxne.com

Course Description:
• 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 Planning Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team.
• These responsibilities fall into two categories:
o Managing the planning cycle
o 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 or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.
Recommended Prerequisite:
• IS 100 – Introduction to the Incident Command System
• IS 200 – ICS for Single Resource and Initial Action Incidents
• ICS 300 – Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
• ICS 400 – Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
• IS 700 – National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction
• IS 800 – National Response Framework, An Introduction