The course will provide local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Division/Group Supervisor on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). The course walks participants through general information, including an overview of the Operations Section and information on incident mobilization, initial situational awareness, and unit management. It also provides detailed instructions on responding to the incident and the command needs of the incident and emphasizes the importance of risk management and safety considerations.
This course is an instructor-led training that supports learning through discussion, lecture, and active participation in multiple exercises that provides a realistic, scenario-driven approach to mastering the skills required of a Supervisor.
ICS – 300
ICS – 200
IS-0700.a, National Incident Management System, An Introduction; and
IS-0800.b, National Response Framework, An Introduction
The dress is casual but respectful, and uniforms are okay as well. Please bring a laptop with you to class each day. Student materials will be on flash drives.
This course teaches the student the management skills necessary to fill the position of Division/Group Supervisor within the framework of ICS & CICCS. You’ll learn the necessary leadership and management techniques to include: Administrative, Safety, Communication, and Operational responsibilities to include: (S.P.O.R.T.) – Situation – Priorities – Objectives – Resources – Territory
All Attendees shall have their FEMA student ID number before the start of class!
How do I obtain my FEMA Student Identification (SID) number?
Step 1: To register, go to https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid
Step 2: Click on the “Need a FEMA SID” box on the right side of the screen.
Step 3: Follow the instructions and provide the necessary information to create your account.
Step 4: You will receive an email with your SID number. You should save this number in a secure location.