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Control measure

Structuring an incident

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Level 1

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

The command team

Understand:

  • The role and functions of the command team

Command support

Understand:

  • The role and functions of command support

Command support systems and equipment

Understand:

  • The various systems and equipment used to support the command team and wider community
Decision logs

Understand:

  • The use and function of decision logs

Scalable command arrangements

Understand:

  • The principles of the incident command system and the aspects and use of scalable command arrangements

Sector commander

Understand:

  • The specific responsibilities of the sector commander

Operations commander

Understand:

  • The specific responsibilities of the operations commander

Identification of command role

Understand the following:

  • How the various command roles are identified at incidents

Structuring an incident

Understand:

  • The things to consider when structuring an incident command system

Sectorisation

Understand:

  • The use of sectorisation and the various methods used

Practical application

There is no Practical application

Level 2

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

The command team

Understand:

  • The role and functions of the command team

Command support

Understand:

  • The role and functions of command support
  • The various roles of remote command support

Command support systems & equipment

Understand:

  • The various systems and equipment used to support the command team and wider community

Decision logs

Understand:

  • The use and function of decision logs

Scalable command arrangements

Understand:

  • The principles of the incident command system and the aspects and use of scalable command arrangements

Sector commander

Understand:

  • The specific responsibilities of the sector commander
Operations commander

Understand:

  • The specific responsibilities of the operations commander

Identification of command role

Understand:

  • How the various command roles are identified at incidents

Structuring an incident

Understand:

  • The considerations when structuring an incident command system

Sectorisation

Understand:

  • The use of sectorisation and various methods used

Practical application

There is no Practical application