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Training Course Name

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CBT
Jetty Software Computer Based Training

Course Code

TRG CBT JETTY

Course Length

2-3 hours

Jetty computer based training serves as an introduction to the Jetty Software. This course will provide a basic understanding of Jetty Software, how to navigate and use its fundamental features. During the course, you will learn how to effectively manage inquiries, use the document/media libraries, navigate the dashboard tools, create status boards, and post content.


Course Length:

  • 2-3 hours


Course Takeaways:

  • Learn at your own pace.

  • Certificate issued upon completion.

  • TRG Training staff support available


Target Audience:

  • Corporate & Government Communicators

  • Personnel involved with communication efforts

  • Public Information Officers, Liaison Officers, Community and Government Affairs Specialists, and Communication Specialists


Recommended Prerequisites:

  • None


CBT
TRG ICS 100/200 Computer-Based Training

Course Code

TRG CBT ICS 100200

Course Length

3-4 hours

Welcome to our newest service designed to help your company be prepared to effectively and efficiently manage incidents should they occur. The Response Group recently launched our new web-based interactive computer training program with ICS 100/200 Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents. Learn basic incident management principles, management structure, organization, terminology, and common responsibilities. 
This interactive exercise-based computer training meets global incident management systems objectives and is geared toward industry standards while incorporating best emergency response practices
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Course Length:

  • 3-4 hours 


Course Takeaways:

  • Learn at your own pace

  • Course content meets recognized Incident Management Systems and International Maritime Organization Incident Command System objectives


Target Audience:

  • All Incident Management Team Members

  • Field and tactical Response Team Members

  • Qualified Individuals

  • Personnel involved with planning, response or recovery efforts.


Recommended Prerequisites:

  • None

CBT
TRG IAP Software Computer Based Training

Course Code

TRG CBT IAP

Course Length

2-3 hours

Our latest computer based training provides an introduction to the Incident Action Plan Software™. Participants will learn how to logon, create an incident and navigate the IAP Software™ to develop and print an initial incident action plan. The modules are interactive for the user in creating ICS forms electronically and developing an IAP using the create incident wizard process.


Course Length:

  • Approximately 2-3 hours (User is allowed to complete at their own pace).


Course Takeaways:

  • Learn at your own pace

  • Approximately 2-3 hours to completion

  • Available worldwide

  • Certificate issued upon completion

  • TRG Training staff support available


Target Audience:

  • All Incident Management Team Members

  • Field and Tactical Response Team Members

  • Qualified Individuals

  • Personnel involved with planning, response or recovery efforts


Recommended Prerequisites:

  • None

September 29, 2020
IAP Introduction

Course Code

TRG IAP INTRO

Course Length

8 hours

This course provides a solid foundation of the IAP Software, as well as the basic navigation and functionalities of the software. The course also teaches the basic concepts of developing an initial incident action plan using the reports and ICS 201 incident briefing forms.


Course Length: 

  • 8 hours  


Course Takeaways:

  • Familiarization of the basic features and capabilities of the IAP Software.

  • Hands-on navigation through the initial response phase ICS forms & reports.

  • Initial response situational awareness and resource tracking including basic overview of the Common Operating Picture

  • Managing Incident Documentation


 Target Audience:

  • Incident Action Plan Software Users 


Recommended  Prerequisites:

  • NIMS ICS 100/200 Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents

September 30, 2020
IAP Advanced

Course Code

TRG IAP ADV

Course Length

8 hours

This course provides IAP Software users with  the navigation and use of ICS forms and reports for sustaining  ongoing incident operations through the proactive phase.


Course Length: 

  • 8 hours


 Course Takeaways:

  • Maintaining situational awareness

  • Working with incident resources from formal procurement to demobilization

  • Managing Planning Cycle meetings and tools

  • Learn how to effectively use the Tactical Planning Process forms and reports

  • Developing a detailed incident action plan. 


Target Audience

  • Incident Action Plan Software Users


 Recommended Prerequisites

  • NIMS ICS 100/200 Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents 

  • NIMS ICS 300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents

October 1, 2020
IAP Power User

Course Code

TRG IAP PWR

Course Length

8 hours

This course provides advanced IAP Software users  with advanced  functionality of the IAP Software including navigation set up, customizing the IAP Software to meet your organizational needs, and pre-load of personnel and incident resources.


Course Length: 

  • 8 hours


Course Takeaways:

  • Demonstrate the customization features of the IAP Software.

  • Understanding of preload/template capabilities.

  • User/Incident maintenance.

  • Setting company user permissions.

  • Incident resource maintenance.


Target Audience:

  • IAP Software System Administrators


Recommended Prerequisites:

  • Experienced IAP Software Users

Virtual ICS 191 Emergency Operations Center/Incident Command System Interface

Course Code

TRG ICS 191 VIRTUAL

Course Length

8 hours

The goal of this 8 hour professional development course, VG 0191 Emergency Operations Center/Incident Command System Interface, is to enable the students to develop an effective interface between the Incident Command/Unified Command and the Emergency Operations Center by applying National Incident Management System principles.


This course will be conducted through TRG's Virtual Training Campus, which only requires a computer or mobile device and access to its microphone and camera; there is no software download required.


This course is open to both public and private organizations, experiences will be shared across various backgrounds under the guidance of formal ICS.


Course Length: 

  • 8 hours


Course Takeaways:

  • Explain the course structure and potential ICS/EOC interface challenges.

  • Explain key NIMS concepts, command and coordination systems, and structures.

  • Analyze given scenarios to determine commonalities and potential interface issues between ICS and EOCs.

  • Explain the respective roles and interconnectivity of the NIMS command and coordination systems in coordination.

  • Contrast the typical role and functions of the Incident Command and the EOC during emergency operations.

  • Analyze given scenarios to apply ICS/EOC interface concepts.

  • Develop an ICS/EOC interface action plan.

  • Summarize the course objectives.


Target Audience:

  • State and local personnel responsible for developing, staffing, managing and operating an EOC and coordinating EOC operations with a field command post.


Recommended Prerequisites:

  • NIMS ICS 100/200 Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents

  • NIMS ICS 700/800

  • NIMS IS-2200: Basic Emergency Operations Center Functions

December 8-9, 2020
Virtual ICS 400 For Command & General Staff and Complex Incidents

Course Code

TRG ICS 400 VIRTUAL

Course Length

16 hours

The Response Group has developed material used collaboratively by the National Wildfire Coordinating Group, Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Coast Guard with topics, scenarios and discussion based around the emergency response organizations within the private sector. This course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS) within a complex incident. This course expands upon information covered in ICS 100 through ICS 300 courses, which are prerequisites for the ICS 400 course. 


This course will be conducted through TRG's Virtual Training Campus, which only requires a computer or mobile device and access to its microphone and camera; there is no software download required.


Course Length:

  • 16 hours


Course Takeaways:

  • Explain how major incidents engender special management challenges.

  • Describe the circumstances in which an Area Command is established.

  • Describe the circumstances in which Multi-Agency Coordination Systems are established.


Target Audience:

  • Emergency Management Team members

  • Agency administrators

  • Department heads

  • Emergency managers

  • Area Commanders and Multi-Agency Coordination System/Emergency Operations Center


Recommended Prerequisites:

  • NIMS ICS 100/200 Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents

  • NIMS ICS 300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents