The Operations Section is where the work gets done. The majority of the activities of the other sections is to ensure that those in Operations have the tools to meet incident objectives. The Operations Section training will focus on how the Operations Section provides input, tracks implementation, and achieves the Objectives, Strategies, and Tactics identified in the Incident Action Plan.
Recognize the role/expectations of the Section/position
Identify the tasks associated with the Section/position
Demonstrate competency in expected job functions through participation in an exercise
Identify how to determine resource needs and how to relay to Logistics.
Recognize how to effectively use Span of Control and Unity of Command.
Determine how to track progress and report to Planning.
Will vary with each Section/position
Up to 30
None, but recommended
Completion of ICS 100, 200 and 700, HICS FUNdamentals or equivalents.