Mass Casualty Incidents for Fire
Today, there is a need to be prepared for every possible scenario: chemical spills, natural disasters, terrorist incidents, and even active shooter events. The courses in this topic will highlight crucial elements of mass casualty incident response that impact emergency procedures.
|Course Name||Course Description||Length|
|FEMA IS-0700.b An Introduction to the National Incident Management System||This course provides an overview of the National Incident Management System (NIMS). The National Incident Management System defines the comprehensive approach guiding the whole community – all levels of government, nongovernmental organizations (NGO), and the private sector – to work together seamlessly to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recover from the effects of incidents. The course provides learners with a basic understanding of NIMS concepts, principles, and components.||3.5H|
|IS-800.D: National Response Framework, An Introduction||The goal of the IS-0800.d, National Response Framework, An Introduction, is to provide guidance for the whole community. Within this broad audience, the National Response Framework focuses especially on those who are involved in delivering and applying the response core capabilities, including private-sector partners, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), government officials, community leaders, emergency management practitioners and first responders.||3H|