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This course provides an overview of Unit Leader responsibilities, the Planning Section, and the planning process to contextualize the Resources Unit for participants unfamiliar with the planning process or the Incident Command System. It then explores specific Resources Unit Leader functions and responsibilities including resource tracking systems, operational planning, and resource products/outputs. The Status/Check-in and Demobilization functions are covered to provide participants with the knowledge to perform those duties if necessary.
Exercises/simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.
Describe the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of the All-Hazards Resources Unit Leader.
NIMS ICS All-Hazards training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to Functional, Support, or Unit Leader positions on Type 3 or 4 All-Hazards Incident Management Teams, or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.
E/G0400, ICS 400: Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff—Complex Incidents; O-305, Type 3 AHIMT Training course (delivered by USFA)