This 2 to 4-hour course is designed to provide a broad-level orientation to the Incident Command System (ICS) for Executives and Senior Officials (including elected officials, city/county managers, agency administrators, etc.). Topics include Part 1: What Is ICS?, Part 2: ICS Organization & Features, Part 3: Unified & Area Command, Part 4: Coordination & Incident Management Assessment, Part 5: NIMS Preparedness. Course presentation should also include review of the following locality-specific documents: Local and State laws/policies relevant to incident management, Local and State incident management roles and responsibilities, Local Emergency Operations Center procedures and the Local Emergency Operations Plan (EOP).
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VDEM Ready Virginia Mobile App
Prepare for any type of emergency situation. Find out about disasters in advance with local weather and public health alerts. Locate hurricane evacuation routes and nearby open shelters. Preparing for disasters is one of the most important things you can do for the safety of you and your family. The Ready Virginia app provides you with up-to-the-minute information that affects every Virginian.