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The initial unit officer arriving at an incident and plans to transfer command is still in command until...

Transfer has been confirmed

1

When arriving on an incident to be the staging officer, you should communicate on the...

Command Channel

2

At this benchmark the IC should know the progress of the search and what progress is on the objective.

Ten Minutes Timer

3

If a unit is using a remote entry point to enter the IDLH their passport drop off would be the...

Drivers door of the apparatus at the remote entry point

4

The IC shall determine the welfare of crew members operating outside of the IDLH

40 minutes timer

5

A ______ shall be completed before commencing defensive operations.

PAR Check

6

This component of the ICS is responsible for providing facilities, services and materials.

Logistics

7

The roles of safety, Liaison and Public Information fall under this position in the ICS.

Incident Commander

8

In the ICS the span of control in a individual's management responsibility should range from...

3-7

9

The leadership position assigned to a division or group is known as...

Supervisors

10

In the levels of scene organization, a branch, division or group responsible for a piece of the incident.

Tactical

11

When there is more than one agency with incident jurisdiction or political boundaries this is required...

Unified Command

12

Direct tactical and operational responsibility for managing an incident rest with the...

Incident Commander

13

All incidents, regardless of size or complexity, will have a ______?

IC

14

What are the five functional areas in the Incident Command System?

Incident Commander, Operations Section, Planning, Logistics, Finance/Administration

15

Span of control should range from _____ to _____ subordinates.

3, 7

16

This is the level of organization having functional or geographical responsibility.

Branch

17

This is an organizational level having total responsibility for operations within a defined geographic area.

Division

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These are established to divide the incident into functional areas of operations. It is composed of resources assembled to perform a special function not necessarily within a single geographic division.

Group

19

This is comprised of a set number of the same type single resources.

Strike team

20

At a high-rise fire this is the area where Apparatus is parked.

Base

21

When shall Incident Command procedures be initiated and a command statement be made?

When three or more companies are investigating an incident or activity engaged in a operational risk

22

What term is used to advise communications that the ICS has been implemented?

Command

23

In most cases while in the investigative. Mode, the officer should ____ command.

Retain

24

Who should assume or assign the role of staging manager?

The first engine company officer to arrive in staging

25

When responding on mutual boxes what shall the unit officer confirm?

Response (dispatch) order

26

What are the three strategic modes?

Offensive, Defensive, Transition

27

Water supply information is one element of the _____ report.

On-Scene

28

This type of report provides information on the evolution of an incident.

Progress

29

In the phonetic alphabet the letter "O" is stated how?

Oscar

30

This is the process of gaining information for decision-making.

Size-up

31

What radio channel(s) should all greater alarm units monitor?

Tactical and Command

32

This is an expansion of the ICS to manage a large incident that has multiple management teams.

Area of Command

33

There are _____ major operational components that make up the incident command system.

5

34

It is extremely important to remember that on the majority of incident the ICS should be built from...

Bottom up

35

The Safety Officer, Liaison Officer and PIO make up the...

Command staff

36

This level of command has a geographic or functional responsibility.

Branch

37

The staging manager on an incident request or release resources through the request of the _____.

Operations Chief

38

Incident command procedures shall be implemented when ______ or more units are on an incident.

3

39

Each team member must have what equipment with them at all times?

Portable radio

40

What radio channel(s) should units assigned as the RIT monitor?

Safety and Tactical

41

These procedures enhance the safety of firefighters operation on emergency incidents?

Accountability

42

This is a "2 by "4" piece of Velcro that is attached to either the dash or the officer's door of every unit?

Unit roster

43

Normally where is the passport drop of location?

Drivers door of the first due engine

44

The IC shall determine the welfare of all members operating in the hostile environment at the first ______ minute PAR check and at every _____ minute interval thereafter.

20, 20

45

How many minutes into the incident shall ALL members on the incident scene be accounted for?

40

46

A minimum crew is considered what?

Two people and a radio

47

How long should air horns be sounded during the evacuation of an IDLH environment?

15 seconds