Introduction to Unified Command for Multi-Agency and Catastrophic Incidents

Course Description:
This course is designed for those officers who would likely function in a Command or General Staff position during a multi-agency operation. Students will be exposed to lectures and activities designed to promote a better understanding of multi-agency needs and a Unified Command structure. This course is designed to provide an understanding of the requirements of a Unified Command organization and the skills necessary to operate effectively at complex incidents.

Course Name:
Introduction to Unified Command for Multi-Agency and Catastrophic Incidents

Acronym:
IUCMCI

Course Code:
L14A

Instructional Hours:
16

Student Manuals:
Not Provided

To Schedule Course:
SMOKE

Instructor Fee:
$720.00

Student Application:
SMOKE

Student Prerequisites:

  • Member of an organized Michigan Fire Department or a government employee who has considerable ICS responsibilities at major and catastrophic incidents.
  • Fire department members and government employees attending this course should have a basic familiarity with the FIRESCOPE/National Fire Academy (NFA) ICS.

Quiz: None

Written Test: None

Practical Test: None