Wildflowers bloom in the Sierra Nevada
Wildflowers bloom in the Sierra Nevada

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First Year Time Commitment

First Year Time Commitment (in hours)
Commitment Category 1 Category 2 Category 3
Total hours 16 16 19
Orientation 1 1 1
IS 100 2 2 2
IS 200 2 2 2
IS 700.a 3 3 3
CPR/First Aid 0 0 3
Exercise 8 8 8

These totals are simply an estimate; actual time to complete ICS courses varies from person to person. In addition, ICS 300, a 20 classroom hours course, will be required for volunteers filling supervisory level roles.