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Control measure

Specialist resources

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Level 1

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Specialist resources

Understand the following in an initial level (1) incident environment:   

  • Specialist resources available, including external agencies and support services  
  • Capabilities of all available specialist resources

Practical application

Tactical action Learning outcome

ARCHIVED - Request specialist appliances and resources to reduce risk and demand on deployed resources

Demonstrate the following in an initial level (1) incident environment:  

  • Identify required specialist appliances and resources   
  • Awareness of and procedure to request specialist resources from neighbouring fire and rescue services and partner agencies  
  • Awareness of and procedure to request National Resilience (NR) resources from National Resilience Fire Control, via the fire control room  
  • Maintain communication with the fire control room, or relevant person, regarding the status and updates on requested or notified specialist resources

Level 2

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Specialist resource 

Understand the following in an intermediate level (2) incident environment:   

  • Specialist resources available, including external agencies and support services  
  • Capabilities of all available specialist resources

Practical application

Tactical action Learning outcome

ARCHIVED  Request specialist appliances and resources to reduce risk and demand on deployed resources

Demonstrate the following in an intermediate level (2) incident environment:  

  • Identification of required specialist appliances and resources   
  • Awareness of and procedure to request specialist resources from neighbouring fire and rescue services and partner agencies  
  • Awareness of and procedure to request National Resilience (NR) resources from National Resilience Fire Control, via the fire control room 
  • Maintain communication with the fire control room, or relevant person, regarding the status and updates on requested or notified specialist resources