This Training section contains documents and
links to additional training resources that are regularly updated. These
resources are intended to provide planners and participants with
in-depth information and training that supports or is relevant to the
specific objectives being tested. Some of the resources have been
developed by local programs and serve as best practices.
training, developed by the San Mateo County Public Health System of
California, is intended for local health department staff who may be
assigned to the department operations center during an emergency
response. The Department Operations Center (DOC): Basic Training for
California Health Departments online course was developed to help public
health professionals strengthen their familiarity with the Incident
Command System (ICS) for managing all-hazards emergency responses.
This training is intended for hospital emergency department (ED)
staff to better understand their roles during emergency operations.
The training consists of two modules.
This training is intended to teach hospital staff what an Incident
Action Plan (IAP) is, what the process for completing the IAP is, and
how to complete some of the common Hospital Incident Command System
(HICS) forms that comprise the IAP.