Noon to 4:30 p.m. (April 16)
7:30 a.m. to Noon (April 17)
UC Davis Medical Center, ACSU G344
Capacity: 26

Class dates may be full. Please check UC Learning Center for availability. No waiting lists.

Course description

This course provides an overview of the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) and the operation of the Hospital Command Center (HCC) during emergencies. The course includes hands-on training and use of HICS forms and tools. The course prepares all levels of hospital management to meet Joint Commission standard's and NIMS compliance objectives. This class is by invitation only for UC Davis Health employees who are part of the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS). For special requests, please contact the Emergency Preparedness Department at HS-EmergencyPreparedness@ucdavis.edu.

C.E. contact hours

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 26, for 4.0 contact hours.

Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.


Registration is available in UC Learning Center. Select a date above to register directly, or log into UC Learning Center and search for the course to register. Please cancel your registration if you are unable to attend as space is limited.

This class is for UC Davis Health employees only.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Parking is available in parking lots 4, 12 and 17 with a UC Davis parking permit. A daily permit is available for purchase for $6 from the kiosks in lots 14 (2nd Ave. & 45th St.) and 18 (49th St. & V St.).