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1

the number of direct subordinates that one supervisor can effectively manage is defined as

span of control p299

2

what is an effective span of control

three to seven with five the optimum number p299

3

in order what are the incident priorities

life safety, incident stabilization, property conservation p300

4

size up is what type of process

ongoing p300

5

the company officer begins to actively size up the emergency when

the alarm sounds and emergency notification is received using dispatch information and pre incident plans p300

6

things that are true are

facts p301

7

things that are likely to happen

probabilities p 301

8

officers own knowledge about the situation

own situation p301

9

initial use of resources, followed by supplemental resource needs

decision p 301

10

information compiled into incident action plan

plan of operation p 301

11

the CO should be able to determine whether additional resources are needed as well as the number and types of additional resources that will be needed by when?

by the time the current resources are operational at the scene. p 301

12

what is lead/reflex time.

amount of time to request and obtain additional resources p 301

13

what the officer knows and is actually observing.

facts p 301

14

the number and types of units being dispatched provides the company officer with what

an idea of the size or complexity of the incident. p302

15

things that are not known for certain, but based on known facts, are likely to happen.

probabilities p. 302

16

actual observations can transform a probability into a

fact p 302

17

what are the three segments of the initial decision according to Layman?

1. are resources at or en route to scene adequate
2. how to deploy resources already on scene in the most effective manner.
3. what to do with resources that arrive (immediate deployment or stage) p.303

18

this serves as a basis for making decisions about how to mange the incident?

information gathered in the size up process p. 303

19

how long does an IAP normal cover

a single operation period p. 303

20

this means controlling the environment in which responders must work and bystanders or victims may find themselves

scene control p. 303

21

scene control begins when?

with the first arriving company officer establishing command p303

22

staging area is found in what control zone

cold p305

23

safe haven is found in what control zone

warm zone p 305

24

command post is found in what control zone

cold zone p. 305

25

ric/rit are found in what control zone

cold zone p. 305

26

forward access point is found in what control zone

HOT ZONE P. 305

27

controlling the perimeter facilitates the use of what

a personnel accountability system. p304

28

what is the most common and effective way to control the perimeter of an emergency incident?

establishing three operating control zones - hot ,warm cold p. 304

29

what is the distance of each control zone

there is no specific distance. p. 304

30

area where resolving the problem takes place

hot zone p.304

31

most critical area of the scene

hot zone p. 304

32

area where only personnel who are directly involved in disposing the problem are allowed.

hot zone p304

33

what are the three personnel requirements to be in the hot zone?

trained appropriately to manage the situation
complete PPE designed for specific hazard
participated in the incident personnel accountability system. p 304

34

decontamination station is normally assembled in what zone

warm zone p. 304

35

area immediately outside the hot zone

warm zone p. 304

36

personnel who may be operating hydraulic tool power plants, emergency lighting, and fire protection will be in what control zone

warm p. 304

37

area immediately surrounding the hot and warm zone?

cold zone p. 304

38

IC RIT, PIO, Rehab, and staging for personnel and portable equipment are found in what control zone?

cold p. 304

39

back up personnel, witness and family members of victims and news media accompanied by PIO or organization rep will be in what control zone?

cold p. 304

40

what part of the control zone would the general public be?

the outer boundary of the cold zone which is called the control line or crowd control line. p 304