Washington State Emergency Management Division

*Cancelled* ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff

Monday, June 8, 2020 to Tuesday, June 9, 2020

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Daily 

Course Description

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.

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

This course is open to any responder from cities, tribes, county, state and federal agencies, special purpose districts, and private and non-profit partners.


Tacoma Public Utilities Headworks (Green River)

36932 SE Green River Headworks Road
Ravensdale, WA 98051

Course Manager

Course Host:

Courtney Rose

Tacoma Public Utilities



State Training Program Coordinator:

Damaris Deschner Li



This class is cancelled.