National Incident Management   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

DSC 3226 - National Incident Management

This course teaches the standards and requirements for full implementation of the National Incident Management System (NIMS), the national Incident Command System (ICS) and the development of national response plans. During the course students will be required to gain certification from the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) for: FEMA 100 -- Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS); FEMA 200 -- ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents; FEMA 700 -- National Incident Management System (NIMS); and FEMA 800 -- National Response Management.
Prerequisites: CCJ 1020, POS 2112 or POS 2041, ENC 1102 or LIT 2000.
Degrees Offered: B.A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.
Student Advising Notes – Junior-level status or above.