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Online Training

IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command Systems, ICS-100IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command Systems, ICS-100

ICS 100, Introduction to the Incident Command System, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the Incident Command System. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS).

Click here to take IS-100.B

IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction

This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS). NIMS provides a consistent nationwide template to enable all government, private-sector, and nongovernmental organizations to work together during domestic incidents.

Click here to take IS-700.A

IS-200.B: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents

ICS 200 is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System (ICS). ICS-200 provides training on and resources for personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS.

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 Training & Events

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Are you interested in learning more about the current opioid epidemic?

Do you have a family member or loved one who is at risk of overdose?

Naugatuck Valley Overdose Prevention & Education (N.O.P.E.)

Topics Include:
- Overdose Prevention Strategies
- How to Identify an Overdose
- How to Administer Narcan
- Good Samaritan Laws & Liability Protection
- Community Support Information & Resources


This training is sponsored by the NVMRC, Central Naugatuck Valley Regional Action Council, BHcare's Alliance for Prevention & Wellness, Naugatuck Valley Health District, & Echo Hose Ambulance.