Frequently Asked Questions About NIMS Implementation Activities for Schools and Higher Education Institutions (HEIS) [open pdf - 36KB]
This document addresses the following frequently asked questions related to implementing the National Incident Management System (NIMS) at schools and higher education institutions: "1. How do we learn more about emergency management for schools and higher education institutions (HEI)? […] 2. How do I learn more about the National Incident Management System (NIMS), Incident Command System (ICS), and National Response Framework (NRF) for schools and HEIs? […] 3. Do schools and HEIs have to be NIMS compliant? […] 4. What do schools and HEIs need to do in order to be compliant with NIMS? […] 5. How are NIMS training courses accessed? […] 6. How do we determine 'key personnel'? […] 7. What courses are required to be compliant with NIMS? […] 8. Should all education personnel take the same NIMS courses? […] 9. Can our local law enforcement official be our NIMS instructor? […] 10. How should we track our progress towards NIMS implementation?"
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