This course is designed to provide learners with a reassessment of the skills required to take command at a fire and rescue incident at initial, level.
This qualification aligns with the NFCC Incident Command National Operational Guidance (NOG).
Competent Crew Managers or Watch Managers in role or in development.
– Understand the roles and responsibilities of incident command personnel, and the requirements for successful management of risk at operational incidents
– Understand the need for effective methods of communication
– Be able to plan for an initial response to an operational incident, and implement actions to meet planned objectives
– Be able to close down the operational phase of the incident, and conduct a debrief.
The two day course will comprise 8 hours taught element including lectures, seminars and case studies. On the second day, each learner will undertake a practical simulated exercise.
Number of attendees: Minimum 4 – Maximum 6