c. Establishes the overall incident objectives, strategies, and tactics.Auto answered|Score .9691|eikcid|Points 160|User:
Question 20 of 26 : Select the TRUE statement:
a. Frequently jurisdictions and agencies self-dispatch resources in anticipation of a need at the incident scene.
b. Prior to requesting assistance through intrastate mutual aid, a State must first ask the Federal Government for resources.
c. In a complex incident within a State, an Area Commander would request resources directly from DHS and FEMA.
d. Typically requests for resources flow from the on-scene incident command through the local and State Emergency Operations Centers to the Federal Government.
b. Prior to requesting assistance through intrastate mutual aid, a State must first ask the Federal Government for resourcesAuto answered|Score .9554|lynard02|Points 80|User:
Question 21 of 26 : Select the NIMS term that is defined as “the architecture to support coordination for incident prioritization, critical resource allocation, communications systems integration, and information coordination.”
a. Multiagency Coordination System
b. Incident Management Team
c. Command and Control Center
d. Incident Operations Network
a. Multiagency Coordination System Auto answered|Score .5887|badgerpoe|Points 2357|User:
Question 22 of 26 : HSPD-5 required the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a mechanism for ensuring the ongoing management and maintenance of NIMS. The Secretary established the National Integration Center (NIC) to perform all of the following functions EXCEPT:
a. Inventorying and tracking all national resources and assets available for deployment in incidents managed using NIMS.
b. Promoting compatibility between national-level standards for NIMS and those developed by other public, private, and professional groups.
c. Facilitating the establishment and maintenance of a documentation and database system related to qualification, certification, and credentialing of emergency management/response personnel and organizations.
d. Developing assessment criteria for the various components of NIMS, as well as compliance requirements and timelines.
a. Inventorying and tracking all national resources and assets available for deployment in incidents managed using NIMS.Auto answered|Score .9907|badgerpoe|Points 2357|User:
Question 23 of 26 : The Joint Information System is:
a. The framework for organizing, integrating, and coordinating the delivery of public information.
b. A 24/7 multiagency watch center that provides Federal prevention, protection, and preparedness coordination.
c. The automated system used by the Situation Unit within the Planning Section to synthesize information and produce reports.
d. A set of guidelines and protocols for sharing sensitive and classified information during an incident response.
The answer is A. Auto answered|Score .7263|kingdom22|Points 391|User:
Question 24 of 26 : This structure is the physical location at which the coordination of information and resources to support incident management (on-scene operations) activities normally takes place.
a. Incident Command Post
b. Emergency Operations Center
c. Joint Command Post
d. Strategic Operations Center
The answer is Emergency Operations Center. Auto answered|Score .8001|kingdom22|Points 391|User:
Question 25 of 26 : Which of the following statements is FALSE?
a. NIMS is based on best practices collected from all levels of responders.
b. NIMS integrates best practices into a comprehensive, standardized framework.
c. NIMS is applicable across the full spectrum of potential incidents, regardless of cause, size, location, or complexity.
d. NIMS specifies how resources will be allocated among jurisdictions.
NIMS is based on best practices collected from all levels of responders
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Auto answered|Score .7831|kingdom22|Points 391|User:
Question 26 of 26 : The credentialing process involves an objective evaluation and documentation of an individual's: •Current certification, license, or degree,
•Training and experience, and
a. Security clearance level.
b. Supervisory expertise.
c. Competence or proficiency.
d. Compensation amount.
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