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Notice: There will be scheduled maintenance performed on FEMA's SID site from 3:00am-7:00am EDT, Monday September 26th, 2016.
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If you have an inquiry regarding the FEMA Independent Study Program, NIMS or other Emergency Management Institute (EMI) related requests such as: requests for certificates, transcripts, online test scores/results, please contact the FEMA Independent Study program office at 301-447-1200 or email Independent.Study@fema.dhs.gov for further assistance. Please do not contact the FEMA SID Help Desk as they are unable to provide assistance with these requests.
IS-100.FDA – Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Food and Drug Administration introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course was developed collaboratively by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Emergency Management Institute.
The overall course goal is to promote effective response by:
At the completion of this course, participants should be familiar with:
ICS 100 for FDA follows the National Incident Management System (NIMS) guidelines. To learn more about NIMS, you may want to complete IS-700.A – National Incident Management System, An Introduction. NIMS Compliance
This course is NIMS compliant and meets the NIMS Baseline Training requirements for I-100. Note: Upon successful completion of the exam, all FDA employees must email a copy of their course completion certificate to the agency NIMS coordinator at FDANIMSCoordinator@fda.hhs.gov.