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New Training Announcement: ICS/MACC Interface Course (G191)

 

January 14, 2013

 

Please Note:

This course has been rescheduled for March 5, 2013 and will now be held at the Waldo County Regional EOC located at 4 Public Safety Way in Belfast, Maine.


The Maine Emergency Management Agency will be conducting the FEMA training program Incident Command System, Emergency Operations Center Interface Course with a MACC focus. This 1 day course will address the Incident Command System (ICS) and Multi Agency Coordination Center (MACC) relationship, capabilities and limits of both systems, key players, communications systems, resources, planning programs and logistical assistance. This course will focus on federal and state response/coordination to a marine oil spill in Penobscot Bay. Select members of these agencies will be eligible to attend on an invitee basis.

The course will help Participants Bridge the gap between on-scene Incident Command and the Multi-Agency Coordination Center MACC. Training will focus on the teamwork and mutual respect necessary to conduct concurrent operations.

When: February 6, 2013 8:15AM-4:30PM

Target Audience: All command level emergency responders and personnel responsible for state and federal response to a marine oil spill. All students will have completed up to NIMS ICS 200 (Basic) prior to taking the course. Copy of certificate must accompany application.

Course Location: The course will be held at the Florian Hall Conference Room in the Department of Public Safety headquarters located on Commerce Drive in North Augusta. Lunch and breaks will be provided. All other expenses are the responsibility of the student. Class will run from 8:15 am to 4:30 pm.

Complete a FEMA Form 75-5, General Admissions Application with a student signature and signature of supervisor or sponsoring agency official. Submit the application to Mike Grant, MEMA.

All applications should be submitted by email/fax via FEMA training application form found at: http://www.maine.gov/mema/training

 

Contact:

Mike Grant, MEMA
207-624-4400
michael.f.grant@maine.gov

 

Last update: 07/20/10