Utah Department of Public Safety

Emergency Management - AHIMTPSC

Course Code: L - 962 Curriculum Area: NIMS ICS All-Hazards Position Specific
Planning Section Chief (PSC) Course
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 PSC on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team.  These responsibilities fall into two categories: PSC duties 1) managing the planning cycle and 2) tracking resources and incident status. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable students to process and apply their new knowledge.
Selection Criteria: NIMS ICS Position Specific training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to functional, support, or unit leader positions on USFA or other Type III All-Hazards Incident Management Teams (AHIMT), or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.
Prerequisites
Required IS 100, 200, 700, 800; ICS 300 and 400
   
Course Length: 4 days
CEU’s: 2.8
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