2017-2018 Catalog

CRJ-111 Homeland Security Incident Command

This course provides an overview of incident command and disaster response as a major contemporary issue in the public safety field for all first responders. Introduces many major themes and issues in incident command and disaster operations. Examines the roles of first responders, including police, fire, EMS and public health; along with private sector and community participants. Reviews current legislation, civil liberties, current best practices, and discusses local political concerns. Provides a historical perspective and describes risk assessment and mitigation techniques. (3 contact hours)




Public Services