September 18, 2023 - September 22, 2023
8:00 am to 5:00 pm CST
Memphis Fire Training Center 4341 OK Robertson Rd. Memphis, TN 38127
L0967 All Hazards Logistics 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.
TLETA POST Approved for 2023
This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Logistics Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: responding to the incident and effectively fulfilling the position responsibilities of a Logistics Section Chief on an AHIMT. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.
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: 2
• Identify the course objective and position-specific resource materials for the position of Logistics Section Chief.
• Describe the responsibilities of the Logistics Section Chief in relationship to the responsibilities of Unit Leaders within the Section.
• Describe how the responsibilities of the Facilities Unit Leader support the overall goals of unit.
• Describe how the responsibilities of the Ground Support Unit Leader support the overall goals of unit.
• Describe how the responsibilities of the Supply Unit Leader support the overall goals of unit.
• Describe how the responsibilities of the Food Unit Leader support the overall goals of unit.
• Describe how the responsibilities of the Medical Unit Leader support the overall goals of unit.
• Describe how the responsibilities of the Communications Unit Leader support the overall goals of unit.
• List the priorities of the Logistics Section Chief upon initial activation, describing how the Logistics Section Chief translates these priorities into action.
• Describe considerations in activating, briefing, and assessing the capabilities of each Unit.
• Identify the Logistics Section Chief's coordination and communication with the Command and General Staff.
• Identify techniques for successfully managing personnel and demobilizing the Logistics Section.
The required prerequisites to this course are:
· IS-0100: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS), ICS 100
· IS-0200: Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response
· E/L/G 0300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents
· E/L/G 0400 Advanced Incident Command System for Complex Incidents, ICS 400
· IS-0700: An Introduction to the National Incident Management System (NIMS)
· IS-0800: National Response Framework (NRF), An Introduction
Other recommended (not required) courses:
· E/L/G 0191 Emergency Operations Center/Incident Command System Interface
· O 305 Type 3 AHIMT Training Course (US Fire Academy)
· O 337 Command & General Staff Functions for Local Incident Management Team (US Fire Academy)