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Incident Command System 100 HE

Course Name

Virginia Tech – ICS 100. Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education.

Course Synopsis

ICS 100 for Higher Education introduces ICS and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of ICS. It also explains the relationship between ICS and NIMS. The target audience includes those persons involved with emergency planning, response, and/or recovery efforts for Virginia Tech.

Primary Audience

The course is open to all Virginia Tech students, faculty, and staff.

Current Course Sessions

There are no current sessions of Virginia Tech — ICS 100 scheduled at this time. Please check back at a later time or contact Emergency Management to request a training.


The Public Safety Building (previously Southgate Center) houses both Emergency Management and the Virginia Tech Police Department. It is located at 330 Sterrett Drive, behind Lane Stadium near Fleet Services. Walk through the main entrance, continue through the double doors straight ahead, and down the hallway. The office will be on your left.

Parking is available in University lot P52. For specific directions from campus locations, see the University Campus Map.


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Emergency Management,, 540-231-4873