Washington State Emergency Management Division


ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents - Cancelled

Thursday, October 26, 2023 - Thursday, November 2, 2023 - Thursday, November 9, 2023 (In Person)

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The registration period has closed for this event.

Course Description

Primary Core Capability: Planning

*This course will take place over three weeks, with one day of class a week

This course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 and ICS 200 courses.

For additional course information, including contact hours, please see the National Preparedness Catalog.

Course Objectives
  • Describe how the National Incident Management System (NIMS) Command and Management component supports the management of expanding incidents.
  • Describe the incident/event management process for supervisors and expanding incidents as prescribed by the Incident Command System (ICS).
  • Implement the incident management process on a simulated Type 3 incident.
  • Develop an Incident Action Plan for a simulated incident.




  • IS-100 Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS) (any version)
  • IS-200 ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents (any version)
  • IS-700 National Incident Management System (any version)
  • IS-800 National Response Framework, An Introduction (any version)




  • Experience using concepts and principles from ICS 100, ICS 200, and use of skills in a response or exercise.


Visit FEMA's Emergency Management Institute to complete these Independent Study courses.

Target Audience
  • Individuals who may assume a supervisory role in expanding incidents or Type 3 incidents.


Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.


Continuing Education

Contact: Hours - 21


Mason County Public Works/DEM

100 W. Public Works Drive
Shelton, WA 98584

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Course Manager

Sponsoring Agency: Mason County Division of Emergency Management

Course Managers:

Bob Burbridge

Mason Co. Division of Emergency Management

Direct: 360-490-0463

Please let us know if reasonable accommodation is required for this course. We invite any person with a disability, access or functional need, as well as those who need to obtain course materials in an alternative format, to please indicate your need in the registration/RSVP process.

If you have any further concerns or questions, please contact the course manager listed on this page or reach out to our State Training Staff at and we will be happy to assist you.


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