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Elements of NIMSMajor difference between FGC and FIRESCOPE ICS
Sector can be used to designate functional or geographical assignment in FGC. In ICS, functional assignments are called Groups and geographical assignments are claled Divisions. NICS does not recognize Sector
5 Major Subdivisions of NIMS
Command
Operations
Planning
Logistics
Finance/Administration
(Sometimes Information and Intelligence)
Strike Team
Set number of resources of SAME kind
Task Force
Any combination of resources assembled in support of a specific mission.
Nims includes the following elements
- standardized organizational structures, processes, and procedures
– standards for planning, training and exercising, and personnel qualification standards
– information management systems
– supporting technologies
– equipment acquisitions and certification standards
– interoperable communications processes, procedures, and systems
who developed the fire ground command system (SCG)
Phoenix fire Department
what kind of incident is the NIMS incident command system designed to handle?
All sizes and types.
Nims includes the following elements
- standardized organizational structures, processes, and procedures
– standards for planning, training and exercising, and personnel qualification standards
– information management systems
– supporting technologies
– equipment acquisitions and certification standards
– interoperable communications processes, procedures, and systems
who developed the fire ground command system (SCG)
Phoenix fire Department
What are the components of the command staff?
Incident commander
safety officer
liaison officer
information officer
What are the components of the general staff?
Operations section chief
planning section chief
logistics section chief
finance/administration section chief
information/intelligence function
The manager of each section is referred to as what rank?
Regardless of actual rank, the manager of each Section is referred to as a chief
what kind of incident is the NIMS incident command system designed to handle?
All sizes and types.
operations section chief responsibilities:
All activities focused on reducing the immediate hazard, saving lives and property, establishing situational control, and restoring of normal operations.
What are the components of the command staff?
Incident commander
safety officer
liaison officer
information officer
planning section chief responsibilities:
collection, documentation, you valuation, and dissemination of incident situation information and intelligence to the IC
Nims includes the following elements
- standardized organizational structures, processes, and procedures
– standards for planning, training and exercising, and personnel qualification standards
– information management systems
– supporting technologies
– equipment acquisitions and certification standards
– interoperable communications processes, procedures, and systems
Nims includes the following elements
- standardized organizational structures, processes, and procedures
– standards for planning, training and exercising, and personnel qualification standards
– information management systems
– supporting technologies
– equipment acquisitions and certification standards
– interoperable communications processes, procedures, and systems
who developed the fire ground command system (SCG)
Phoenix fire Department
What are the components of the general staff?
Operations section chief
planning section chief
logistics section chief
finance/administration section chief
information/intelligence function
Nims includes the following elements
- standardized organizational structures, processes, and procedures
– standards for planning, training and exercising, and personnel qualification standards
– information management systems
– supporting technologies
– equipment acquisitions and certification standards
– interoperable communications processes, procedures, and systems
what kind of incident is the NIMS incident command system designed to handle?
All sizes and types.
The manager of each section is referred to as what rank?
Regardless of actual rank, the manager of each Section is referred to as a chief
logistics section chief responsibilities:
ordering resources from off – incident locations
two branches within logistics section: the support branch and the service branch
What are the components of the command staff?
Incident commander
safety officer
liaison officer
information officer
operations section chief responsibilities:
All activities focused on reducing the immediate hazard, saving lives and property, establishing situational control, and restoring of normal operations.
who developed the fire ground command system (SCG)
Phoenix fire Department
who developed the fire ground command system (SCG)
Phoenix fire Department
define Branch in ICS
the organizational level between divisions/groups and the IC and operations.
Example: fire branch, EMS branch
What are the components of the general staff?
Operations section chief
planning section chief
logistics section chief
finance/administration section chief
information/intelligence function
planning section chief responsibilities:
collection, documentation, you valuation, and dissemination of incident situation information and intelligence to the IC
what kind of incident is the NIMS incident command system designed to handle?
All sizes and types.
what kind of incident is the NIMS incident command system designed to handle?
All sizes and types.
logistics section chief responsibilities:
ordering resources from off – incident locations
two branches within logistics section: the support branch and the service branch
What are the components of the command staff?
Incident commander
safety officer
liaison officer
information officer
define Branch in ICS
the organizational level between divisions/groups and the IC and operations.
Example: fire branch, EMS branch
What are the components of the command staff?
Incident commander
safety officer
liaison officer
information officer
What are the components of the general staff?
Operations section chief
planning section chief
logistics section chief
finance/administration section chief
information/intelligence function
What are the components of the general staff?
Operations section chief
planning section chief
logistics section chief
finance/administration section chief
information/intelligence function
The manager of each section is referred to as what rank?
Regardless of actual rank, the manager of each Section is referred to as a chief
The manager of each section is referred to as what rank?
Regardless of actual rank, the manager of each Section is referred to as a chief
operations section chief responsibilities:
All activities focused on reducing the immediate hazard, saving lives and property, establishing situational control, and restoring of normal operations.
operations section chief responsibilities:
All activities focused on reducing the immediate hazard, saving lives and property, establishing situational control, and restoring of normal operations.
planning section chief responsibilities:
collection, documentation, you valuation, and dissemination of incident situation information and intelligence to the IC
planning section chief responsibilities:
collection, documentation, you valuation, and dissemination of incident situation information and intelligence to the IC
logistics section chief responsibilities:
ordering resources from off – incident locations
two branches within logistics section: the support branch and the service branch
logistics section chief responsibilities:
ordering resources from off – incident locations
two branches within logistics section: the support branch and the service branch
define Branch in ICS
the organizational level between divisions/groups and the IC and operations.
Example: fire branch, EMS branch
define Branch in ICS
the organizational level between divisions/groups and the IC and operations.
Example: fire branch, EMS branch