FEMA IS 200.C ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incident Answer Key


Answer key to IS 200.C Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response. This course is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System and focuses on the management of an initial response to an incident. The Incident Command System is not just a standardized organizational chart, but an entire management system. You will learn how to operate efficiently during an incident using the Incident Command system. Download these ICS 200 answers now and earn a certification. You might also want to take a look at our FEMA IS 100 Answer Key, FEMA IS 700 Answer Key, and FEMA IS 800 Answer Key!

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Course Overview

IS200, Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response, reviews the Incident Command System, provides the context for ICS within initial response, and supports higher level ICS training. This course provides training on, and resources for, personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within ICS.
The Emergency Management Institute developed its ICS courses collaboratively with:

  • National Wildfire Coordinating Group
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • United State Fire Administration‚Äôs National Fire Programs Branch

Note: IS-200.c is an updated version of the IS-200 course. If you have successfully completed IS-200.b or IS-200.a, you may want to review the new version of the course. For credentialing purposes, the courses are equivalent.
NIMS Compliance

This course is NIMS compliant and meets the NIMS Baseline Training requirements for IS-200.

Course Objectives:

At the completion of this course, you should be able to: Describe the course objectives and summarize basic information about the Incident Command System and National Incident Management System:

  • Describe how the NIMS Management Characteristics relate to Incident Command and Unified Command.
  • Describe the delegation of authority process, implementing authorities, management by objectives, and preparedness plans and objectives.
  • Identify ICS organizational components, the Command Staff, the General Staff, and ICS tools.
  • Describe different types of briefings and meetings.
  • Explain flexibility within the standard ICS organizational structure.
  • Explain transfer of command briefings and procedures.
  • Use ICS to manage an incident or event.

Primary Audience

The intended audience(s) are response personnel at the supervisory level who are involved with emergency planning, response, or recovery efforts.


IS-100.c An Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100).

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