Great start to Day-3 of our FEMA All-Hazards Incident Management Team Logistics Section Chief course.
Welcoming the class this morning was Ohio Task Force-1 Team Leader Evan Schumann.
Their involvement with many others USAR teams across the country is critical in keeping the nation safe.
- Food Unit Leader (FDUL)
- Medical Unit (MED)
- Communications Unit (COML)
Key positions in the Service Branch under the Logistics Section Chief (LSC).
(That was your quick ICS online lesson for today. Reference your ICS Form 207 for more info)
Numerous agencies contributing great info today. Sharing of ideas are key.
Lots of discussion on resources and what kinds of equipment will be needed to support the BOO (Base Of Operations) as well as staging areas and keep personnel adequately fed.
Feeding Incident Management Teams seems like an easy task, but when you really look at providing healthy options and meeting all dietary options isn’t as easy as you think.
And then allocating the resources neeeded to maintain and regulate these supplies are key piece in any disaster response.
This disaster response stuff ain’t easy!