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Jul 5th, 2016 (Tue) -- Jul 7th, 2016 (Thu)
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  ICS 300 and ICS 400 combined (3 day course)
This course expands upon information covered in ICS 100 and 200 courses. (Both are pre-requisites for ICS 300.) The course also allows those identified personnel to comply with ICS level 300 training.
Description ICS 400: This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS).
Prereqs: ICS 100,200,700 and 800.
Contact Jeff Smith-Jsmith@mema.ms.gov or Scott Thresher-Scott.Thresher@va.gov
Location: VAMC (VA Medical Center) 400 Veterans Ave (New Dietetics/Laundry Facility Building)
Biloxi, MS
Jul 5th, 2016 (Tue)
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  ICS 300 and ICS 400 combined (3 day course) Forrest County, MS
This course expands upon information covered in ICS 100 and 200 courses. (Both are pre-requisites for ICS 300.) The course also allows those identified personnel to comply with ICS level 300 training.
Description ICS 400: This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS).
Pre-reqs: ICS 100, 200, 700 and 800.
Location: 4080 HWY 11, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-9014
Contact info: Kyle Hopkins EMA director
Jeff Smith MEMA trainer Jsmith@mema.ms.gov
Jul 6th, 2016 (Wed) -- Jul 8th, 2016 (Fri)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  G-290 & 291 PIO Classes in Leflore County-Greenwood MS
Classes will be held at the Leflore Co. Adult Detention Center off Hwy 49. in Greenwood MS.

The 290 course provides training on and resources for personnel who require a basic understanding of the Incident Command System (ICS). It introduces the ICS and provides the foundation for higher-level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the ICS. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System.
The 291 course is designed to equip Public Information Officers (PIOs) to establish and operate in a Joint Information System/Center (JIS/JIC). The purpose of the course is to build on the solo PIO competencies gained in the Basic PIO courses and apply those skills in an expanding incident.
Jul 13th, 2016 (Wed)
9:00 AM - 4:30 AM
  G364: Multi-Hazard Emergency Planning for Schools - Lafayette Co./Oxford, MS
This course provides schools with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to refine or develop an all-hazards school Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) and to identify how to train and exercise the school EOP. This course follows the guidance set forth in the FEMA Comprehensive Preparedness Guide, CPG-101, for developing an EOP and explains how to utilize the National Incident Management System as the foundation for planning and building partnerships with outside agencies such as Law Enforcement, Fire, and Emergency Management.
In an optional exercise day, this course provides participants with an opportunity to conduct and design a tabletop exercise using Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) guidelines.

Course Objectives:
• Refine or develop a school EOP.
• Identify how to train and exercise the school EOP.

Target Audience: Principals, Assistant Principals, Risk Managers, School Board members, School Safety Coordinators, Transportation and Food Service Coordinators, Facility Managers/Building Engineers, Nurses, Counselors, Public Information Officers, Teachers, and local First Responders.

Required Prerequisite: School EOP
Recommended Prerequisites: Completion of IS-0100. SCa (or IS-0100.SC or IS-0100.b), Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS-100) for Schools; and IS-0700.a, National Incident Management System, An Introduction

Location: Oxford EOC
397 McElroy Dr.
Oxford, MS

To register, complete a MEMA Training Application with SID# and email kwalker@mema.ms.gov or LafayetteEMA@gmail.com or fax your registration to 601-933-6815 Attention: Kamika Durr.
Jul 14th, 2016 (Thu)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  ICS-402 -ICS Overview for Executives/Senior Officials-Quitman Co. Marks MS.-Downtown
Night Class in Quitman Co. Marks MS. For more information contact Jimmy Matthews, EMA Director, Quitman Co. EMA--662-367-7909.

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to familiarize Executives/Senior Officials (elected officials, city/county managers, agency administrators, etc.) with Incident Command System (ICS) principles and their role in supporting incident management.

Prerequisites
None

Course Outline:
Part 1: What Is ICS?
Part 2: ICS Organization & Features
Part 3: Unified & Area Command
Part 4: Coordination & Incident Management Assessment
Part 5: ICS Preparedness
Jul 19th, 2016 (Tue) -- Jul 21st, 2016 (Thu)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  ICS-300 & ICS-400 Classes-Lauderdale Co. Meridian MS.
ICS-300 & 400 Classes in Lauderdale Co.

To register, complete a MEMA Training Application with SID# and email jmurphree@mema.ms.gov or fax your registration to 601-933-6815 Attention: Jesse Murphree. You can email Scott Spears at jsspears@lauderdalecounty.org or call 601-=482-9852 to register

Course Description
ICS-300 provides training and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the ICS. The course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is intended for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in expanding incidents or Type 3 incidents.

ICS-400 provides training and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the ICS. This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100 through ICS-300 courses. These earlier courses are prerequisites for ICS-400.

Prerequisites
ICS 300: 100, 200, 700 and 800
ICS 400: 100, 200, 300, 700 and 800
Jul 19th, 2016 (Tue) -- Jul 21st, 2016 (Thu)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  ICS 300/400 Combined - Yazoo City/Yazoo Co.
ICS-300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents: 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 and ICS-200 courses.

ICS-400: Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff— Complex Incidents: 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.

Prerequisites
IS 100, 200,700, 800

Location: Public Service Building
211 S. Mound Street
Yazoo City, MS 39194

To register, complete a MEMA Training Application with SID# and email kwalker@mema.ms.gov or rickyharrisii@yahoo.com or fax your registration to 601-933-6815 Attention: Kamika Durr.
Jul 28th, 2016 (Thu)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  G288: Local Volunteer and Donations Management - MEMA/SEOC
The course is designed to strengthen the abilities of local jurisdictions to successfully prepare for and handle volunteer and donations management issues that may arise. The course content and activities may also serve as a template, thereby enhancing uniformity in addressing areas of donated unsolicited goods, unaffiliated volunteers, and undesignated cash. This training also provides information regarding the state’s volunteer and donations management responsibilities, which are designed to help build relationships between government and Non-Governmental Organizations.

Prerequisites
None

Location: MEMA Room 110 A & B
#1 MEMA Drive
Pearl, MS

To register, complete a MEMA Training Application with SID# and email kwalker@mema.ms.gov or fax your registration to 601-933-6815 Attention: Kamika Durr.