A collaborative partnership between the Cook County Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and NIPSTA results in the delivery of this Incident Command System (ICS) programming intended for public safety, public health, private sector and other emergency response professionals. This training ensures compliance with federal government requirements to receive emergency preparedness grant funds.
- Successful completion of ICS-100 and ICS-200
- Command or General Staff experience recommended
This two-day program is intended for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in expanding incidents or Type 3 incidents, which may involve activation of some or all of the Command and General Staff positions, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. The audience for this training includes representatives of Law Enforcement, Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Management Agency, Fire Service, Hazardous Material, Public Works, Government Administration, Public Safety Communications, Health Care, Private Sector (as defined below) and Public Health.
Full tuition support is provided by the Cook County Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management for local and county-level public safety agency jurisdictional personnel, along with hospital and healthcare personnel, in Cook, DuPage, Lake, Will, McHenry, and Kane Counties, as well as personnel of Non-Governmental Organizations and National Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster (as defined by the National Response Framework). Full tuition support is also available for Private Sector stakeholders within the Critical Infrastructure Sectors identified within PRESIDENTIAL POLICY DIRECTIVE/PPD-21.
All others: $230