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Situation Unit Leader
Hosted by Environmental Response Training Program (ERTP)
ERT - OSRTI

This course provides participants with course work and hands-on training for the position of Situation Unit Leader on a Type 2 Incident Management Team. It covers the role and responsibilities of a Situation Unit Leader and the relationship of the Situation Unit Leader to other personnel within the Incident Command System (ICS). The student will become familiar with the various incident-related documents and software programs that may be used by the Situation Unit Leader.

Instructional methods include lectures, videos, class discussions and group exercises. A certificate of course completion will be awarded to those students who have 100% attendance.

Target Group
This course is intended for U.S. EPA and U.S. Coast Guard personnelwho have completed the Incident Command System courses I-100, 200, and 300,and IS-700b and IS-800c, and who have been identified to be part of an Incident Management Team.

Objectives
After completing the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the Situation Unit's mission and function
  • Understand the management and leadership function of the Situation Unit Leader
  • Describe the positions in the Situation Unit and the duties of each position
  • Define the interactions of the SITL with other functional positions in the incident management team
  • Describe the types of and sources of information that the Situation Unit utilizes
  • List the products that the Situation Unit prepares or assists in preparing
  • Complete a Situation Report (SitRep)

In compliance with Executive Order 13589 - Promoting Efficient Spending, Section 5; the ERTP will not be regularly printing or providing students hard copies of the course manual. Students may obtain an electronic copy of the student manual for personal printing or e-reading at 

https://ertpvu.org/ClassroomCourseDetail.aspx?id=33

For general information contact Registrar by telephone at 513-251-7669 or via e-mail at ertp-registrar@tetratech.com

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