L0973 All-Hazards Finance Section Chief

June 21, 2022 - June 23, 2022


June 21, 2022 - June 23, 2022

8:00 am to 4:00 am EDT


Knoxville Fire Training Center 3411 Vice Mayor Jack Sharp Lane Knoxville, TN 37914



L0973 All Hazards Finance Section Chief

Please complete an AHIMT Course Application for this course and return to TEMA.Training@tn.gov with a copy to the appropriate Regional Coordinating Committee and attach all prerequisite documentation.

Course Description

The goal of this professional development course, E/L0973 Finance/Administration Section Chief, is to provide Federal, State, and local-level emergency responders with an overview of key duties and responsibilities of a Finance/Administration Section Chief in a Type III All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT).

The learner must achieve a minimum passing score of 75% on final knowledge assessments or demonstrate mastery on performance assessments or research assignments to earn the IACET CEU.

Selection Criteria: NIMS ICS Position Specific training shall be completed by personnel who will be required to gain a certificate of training and the credentials to function in an ICS Organization, such as an IMT, as a member of the Command, General Staff or as a Unit Leader. These criteria will be verified on the student enrollment request by endorsement of the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) such as the State/Tribal Training Officer or the course manager.

ACE: Level: Lower Division/Associate

ACE: Credit Hours: 1

Course Objectives

Explain the information collection and distribution methods of an effective Finance/Administration Section Chief.
Explain the roles and responsibilities of a Finance/Administration Section Chief as they apply to planning, supervision, and coordination.
Identify key strategies for interacting with personnel internal and external to the Incident Management Team.
Explain the Finance/Administration Section Chief¿s responsibilities in relation to development, review, and implementation of the Demobilization Plan.

Mission Areas

The required prerequisites to this course are:

· IS-0100: An Introduction to the Incident Command System

· IS-0200: Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response

· E/L/G0300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents

· E/L/G0400: Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff - Complex Incidents

· IS-0700: An Introduction to the National Incident Management System (NIMS)

· IS-0800: National Response Framework (NRF), An Introduction


Other recommended (not required) courses:

· G0191: Emergency Operations Center/ Incident Command System Interface (Emergency Management Institute)

· O305: Type 3 AHIMT Training Course (U.S. Fire Administration)

· O337: Command & General Staff Functions for Local Incident Management Team (National Fire Academy)