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Control measure

Consider community recovery

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Consider community recovery

Understand:

  • The importance of supporting communities during the recovery phase of an incident
  • The need to work with local partner agencies to develop protocols for community recovery arrangements

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Promote community recovery and restore normal operations

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Consider the need for community recovery throughout and after the incident
  • Identify how fire and rescue service activities or assistance can help to restore normal operations

Liaise with statutory resilience forums and partner agencies at the earliest opportunity

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Liaise with statutory resilience forums and partner agencies as soon as the need for their involvement is realised

Consider community recovery protocols and arrange appropriate assistance prior to leaving the incident

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Take community recovery protocols into account during and after the incident
  • Request specialist assistance to assist with community recovery where appropriate

Protect Critical National Infrastructure and local critical infrastructure

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Consider the need to protect infrastructure when developing tactical plans