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Command Under Fire

Tuesday, April 16
Precon Workshop
Incident Command

This Workshop teaches new and experienced incident commanders as well as line officers the art of commanding an incident, making decisions, assigning personnel vital fire ground 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. At the conclusion students will have the framework to make sound decisions, convey their strategy over the radio and run an effective functional fire ground.

David Polikoff, Assistant Chief - Frederick County Fire and Rescue