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||Operations Section Chief
||Environmental Response Training Program (ERTP)
ERT - OSRTI
This course is designed to meet all the requirements and training needs of the Operations Section Chief for a Type 2 Incident Management Team. The Division/Group Supervisor training is a pre-requisite to the Operations Section Chief Training.
This course is intended for U.S. EPA and U.S. Coast Guard personnelwho have successfully completed Incident Command System I-100, 200, 300, 400 level courses, IS-700b and IS-800c, and who have been identified to fulfill the Operations Section Chief position on an Incident Management Team.
After completing the course, participants will be able to:
Describe the concepts and use of divisions, groups and branches to effectively manage all-risk incident operations
Demonstrate effective information gathering practices to assess incident assignments and determine immediate actions
Describe effective information sharing practices
Describe why and when tactics may need to be adjusted
Demonstrate Operations Section Chief’s role in an Operational Period Briefing
Describe Operation Section Chief’s role in managing and adjusting the operational organization
Describe Operation Section Chief’s role in risk assessment and safety management
Describe the Operations Section Chief's role in developing the operational portion of an Incident Action Plan
Describe the Operation Section Chief's role in developing and implementing contingency plans and demobilization plans
Students may obtain an electronic copy of the student manual for personal printing or e-reading at:
||December 08, 2010 at 8:00 AM
||December 10, 2010 at 5:00 PM
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Limited to U.S. EPA personnel or by invitation
|This event will be held
|| U.S. EPA - Region 5
77 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604
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