Washington State Emergency Management Division


ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff

Monday, June 6, 2022 to Tuesday, June 7, 2022

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Dates / Times

Monday, June 6th: 8:00am - 3:45pm

Tuesday, June 7th: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Course Description

Primary Core Capability: Operational Coordination

This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 through ICS 300 courses, which are prerequisites for ICS 400.

For additional course information, including contact hours, please see the National Preparedness Catalog.

Course Objectives
  • Explain how major incidents engender special management challenges.
  • Describe the circumstances in which an Area Command is established.
  • Describe the circumstances in which Multi-Agency Coordination Systems are established.

  • IS-100 Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS) (any version)
  • IS-200 ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents (any version)
  • IS-700 National Incident Management System (any version)
  • IS-800 National Response Framework, An Introduction (any version)
  • ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents

Visit FEMA's Emergency Management Institute to complete these Independent Study courses.

Target Audience

The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.

Continuing Education

Contact: Hours - 15


Kitsap Meadowdale Community Fire Station 41

7600 Old Military Road NE
Bremerton, WA 98311

Click here for directions

Course Manager

Sponsoring Agency: Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management

Course Manager:

Jan Glarum

Training and Exercise Officer

Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management

(360) 307-5877 office

(360) 900-8556 mobile


Reasonable accommodations will be provided to attendees who have effective communication access needs, including limited English proficiency. We invite any person with a disability or other access or functional need and those who need to obtain course materials in an alternative format to please indicate your need in the registration/RSVP process.

Accommodations may include:

Sign Language Interpreter - Specify type of sign language (i.e., tactile, Signed English, ASL)

CART– Real-time captioning


Other Language needs - please indicate


If you have any further concerns or questions, please contact the course manager listed on this page or reach out to our State Training Staff at We will be happy to assist you.


Registration preference is given to Washington State and tribal residents.
The registration period has closed for this event.