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Command Under Fire

Monday, April 24
This workshop teaches new, experienced incident commanders as well as line officers the art of commanding an incident, making decisions, assigning personnel vital fireground tasks, communicating their strategies over the radio, and tracking all units using Tactical Incident Charts. This class will reinforce the use of NIMS and explain how NIMS helps with span of control. Students will learn to make sound decisions, convey their strategy over the radio, and run an effective functional fireground.
David Polikoff, Assistant Chief - Frederick County (MD) Fire and Rescue