L-971 FACL Training Opportunity
May 30, 2013 9:34 am
L-971 FACL Training in Ft. Meyers, FL on June 17 through 21. Spots still available
"NIMS ICS All-Hazards Position-Specific: Facilities Unit Leader (FACL) Course (E/L971) The course will help participants establish the essential core competencies required for performing the duties of the Facilities Unit Leader (FACL) in an all-hazards incident. The course walks participants through general information, including an overview of the Logistics Section and information on incident mobilization, initial situation awareness, and unit management. It also provides detailed instruction in setting up and maintaining incident facilities, including facilities infrastructure, services, layout, and security. Each unit contains a discussion-based exercise and there is a capstone tabletop exercise at the end of the course to give participants hands-on practice functioning as a FACL. Selection Criteria:_ NIMS ICS All-Hazards Position- Specific training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to functional, support, or unit leader positions on Type III or IV AHIMTs, or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.
Prerequisites:_ Required: G300, Intermediate Incident Command System (ICS) for Expanding Incidents; IS-100.b, Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS); IS-200.b, Incident Command System (ICS) for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents; and IS-700.a, National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction. Recommended: G400, Advanced Incident Command System (ICS), Command and General Staff-Complex Incidents. Course Length:_ 5 days CEUs:_ 3.5"
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