Washington State Emergency Management Division


ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 to Thursday, March 22, 2018

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily
The registration period has closed for this event.

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

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 - 14

Student Selection

Registration for this course is only open to those that have registered for the ICS-300 course at the same location on March 19-20.


Bremerton, WA - Norm Dicks Government Center

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Greg Miller

Jamison Roberts

Course Manager

Jessica Guidry

Kitsap Public Health District

(360) 728-2267


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