IS-100.SCa.exam - IS-100SCa: Introduction to ICS for...

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IS-100SCa: Introduction to ICS for Schools Posttest June 2010 Page 1 1. The Incident Command System (ICS) is defined as: a. A guide for Federal agencies to follow when directing responses at the State, tribal, and local levels. b. A standardized approach to incident management that is applicable for use in all hazards by all levels of government. c. A command and control organizational structure used by the military to support responses to domestic incidents. d. An organizational approach used primarily to respond to complex incidents such as wildland fires. 2. Every incident must have an Incident Action Plan (IAP) that: Specifies the incident objectives. States the activities to be completed. ____________________________________. a. Is written in advance of the incident and approved by the agency executive. b. Covers a specified timeframe, called an operational period. c. Estimates the cost of the resources being ordered from external sources. d. Provides a strategy for long-term recovery following incident stabilization. 3. TRUE or FALSE: An Incident Action Plan (IAP) may be oral or written—except for hazardous materials incidents, which require a written IAP. a. True b. False 4. Select the FALSE statement below. a. The Incident Action Plan (IAP) covers a specified timeframe, called an operational period. b. To be compliant with NIMS, every incident must have a written Incident Action Plan (IAP). c. An Incident Action Plan (IAP) specifies the incident activities, assigns responsibilities, and identifies needed resources. d. The Incident Commander establishes the incident objectives that form the basis for the Incident Action Plan (IAP). 5.
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