USCG sponsors ICS-320 Course at Marine Safety Office

USCG sponsors ICS-320 Course at Marine Safety Office in Port Arthur on December 4-6, 2012

ICS-320 Class seats available at USCG Marine Safety Office Port Arthur.

ICS-320 Intermediate Incident Management Team (IMT) Training (old MATES) is a three-day CG developed team building course that consists of an overview of the concepts, principles, and protocols of NIMS ICS with a focus on the establishment of the Incident Command Post, specific position responsibilities, assignments, information flow, and NIMS ICS products related to management of resources, Command Staff issues, development of the Operations Section organization and the Planning Cycle during a response or event. It highlights the inter-dependence of information flow and the need for teamwork within a Type 1, 2 or 3 IMT Organization. Prerequisite is ICS-300.

Positions available outside the USCG;

Unified Command:

Industry (2)

City (2)

Command Staff;

PIO (2)

SOFR (1)

LE (2)

OSC (1)

PSC (1)

SITL (1)

It does not matter what county or city you are from to attend this course. The quest is to identify any gaps within the region pertaining to a Unified Command and adjusting accordingly.

The class starts Tuesday December 4th and ends on Thursday December 6th. Certificates will be presented on Thursday. This will be the only class of its kind in this area for the next 5 years.

Contact Bob Stegall at if you desire to attend.