Upon joining the WLLVFD, fire fighters and first responders are required to take a minimum of four training classes. The courses listed below are free and can be accessed at the FEMA website - https://training.fema.gov/is/
Introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training.
ICS 200 is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System (ICS).
This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS). NIMS provides a consistent nationwide template to enable all government, private-sector, and nongovernmental organizations to work together during domestic incidents.
The course introduces participants to the concepts and principles of the National Response Framework.
"Any and all training you find for first responders/firefighters is great. We always need more knowledge within our department"- Allen McWhirter