IND018 – 8.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

This course will train you to use the Incident Command System (ICS)/National Incident Management System (NIMS) to manage emergency incidents, increase responder safety and more effectively use available resources. You will learn how the incident command structure is formed and used at industrial emergency scenes.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Course Attire

For classroom activities, students must wear full length pants, closed-toe shoes, and short sleeve/ long sleeve shirts (no sleeveless shirts).

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Topics

  • History and regulatory overview
  • Importance of the emergency response plan
  • Incident Command System
  • NIMS
  • Preplanning
  • Site Command
  • Safe work practices, PPE
  • Terminating emergency incidents

Suggested Audience

This course is appropriate for all industrial emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel.

Potential attendees could include:

  • Plant operators
  • Plant maintenance personnel
  • Laboratory personnel
  • Engineers
  • Electricians/Instrumentation techs
  • Security personnel

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • 0.80 IACET CEUs

Contact Information

Rickey Allred

Industrial Fire Training Manager
Phone: (979) 458-3642 | Toll-Free: (979) 458-4368
Email: rickey.allred@teex.tamu.edu

Payment Info

  • Credit Card – Complete online registration or call (979) 845-2130
  • Purchase Order – Complete online registration and send a copy of PO documentation within 48 hours to Debbie.Schulz@teex.tamu.edu 

Policies

TEEX Policies
TEEX Participant Handbook


Students are required to follow the guidelines in the ESTI Student Safety Manual.

I thought this course was great and provided very useful information. I’m very glad that I was able to attend and am eager to apply some of the things I learned to better prepare out university for these types of situations.

— Managing Critical Incidents at Institutes of Higher Education
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