Ottawa County Emergency Management Agency will be hosting ICS-300 and ICS-400 classes in the Ottawa County Emergency Operations Center, 315 Madison Street, Port Clinton.
ICS-300, 18 hours, will be held Feb. 6, 6-10 p.m.; Feb. 7, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; and Feb. 8, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
ICS-400, 14 hours, will be held Feb. 20, 6-10 p.m.; Feb. 21, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; and Feb. 22, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Attendance at all sessions is mandatory for each course.
The target audience includes senior personnel who expect to perform in a management capacity at an incident or event. This includes individuals who may serve as Incident Commander or as members of the Command or General Staff, Area Command, or Multi-agency Coordination Group/Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Management (generally includes mayors, trustees, fire chiefs and officers, police chiefs and officers). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses.
Required prerequisites: IS-100, IS-200, IS-700, IS-800 and ICS-300 prior to ICS-400. Copies of completion certificates are required on day one of the course.
Students must enroll via the Ohio EMA Training website, www.ema.ohio.gov/training.aspx and register through the Learning Management System link. Students having trouble registering should contact Ohio EMA Training at 614.779.3824 or 614.799.3680 for assistance with registration.
There is no charge for the class. Lodging, travel and meals are the responsibility of the student or the parent organization.
Registration application deadline is Jan. 31.