Incident Action Planning. A Skill Building Exercise. Who is this man ? What is his significance to incident planning ? “Plans are nothing. Planning is everything”!. Who is this man ? What is his significance to incident planning ? “No plan ever survives first contact with the enemy”!.
A Skill Building Exercise
What is his significance to incident planning ?
“Plans are nothing. Planning is everything”!
What is his significance to incident planning ?
“No plan ever survives first contact with the enemy”!
“We do this event every year”.
“It’s such a simple event. We don’t need a plan”.
“Thanks. More paperwork. Just what I needed”!
That’s why we …..
Complete basic NIMS training.
Complete basic ICS training.
Every incident must have an Incident Action Plan (IAP) that:
Every IAP must have four elements:
Generic Incident Action Plan.
This exercise takes place in the mid-central ARES/RACES District.
It takes place in contemporary times.
The timeline is compressed.
We may stop time for discussion.
There are no stupid questions or wrong answers.
The outcome in is your hands!
A Badger County A/R Group.
A Kettle Moraine County A/R Group.
A Mid-Central DEC Group.
A WEM HamShack Group.
Brewers 3-2 in NL Champ Series.
Tea Party candidates well positioned in Wisconsin governor’s race.
Computer hacker group known as Rampant Rangers threaten internet chaos.
Iranian nuclear power plant goes online.
October brings colder temps.
Inject Message #1:
Badger County EC hears Kettle Moraine County EC on the Kettle Moraine repeater. This reminds him that an email message sent earlier bounced even through the email address was correct.
Inject Message #2:
Kettle Moraine County EC hears two people on the local repeater talking about intermittent problems accessing websites. He turns on his computer and connects to the ARRL website without difficulty.
News Bulletin !
Multiple network news outlets report that the Rampant Rangers are taking credit for many denial of service attacks against commercial websites and claim to have disrupted several military networks. They promise more attacks in the future. Pentagon representatives have no comment to the report.
Inject Message #3:
The Kettle Moraine County IRLP repeater abruptly connects to then disconnects from several seemingly random repeaters in foreign counties.
The Badger County EC while talking with his military son overseas on Skype suddenly looses his connection and can not restore it.
Brewers win NL Championship !
Polls show republican candidate leading Wisconsin governor’s race.
CNN & Fox News report that Microsoft, Norton, McAfee, and other executives are holding meetings regarding sudden, unexplained computer network failures.
Rampant Rangers claim they will soon take complete control of the internet.
Temperatures remain uncommonly cool for late October.
Al-Qaeda announces support for the Rampant Rangers and promises financial support.
Inject Message #4:
The Kettle Moraine County public safety network, a multimillion dollar 800 mhz trunked radio system, suddenly fails.
The Kettle Moraine County IRLP repeater can not connect to other nodes.
The WECOMM repeater will not connect to the rest of the WECOMM network.
Inject Message #5:
The Kettle Moraine County emergency manager calls the County EC and asks if ARES/RACES can provide backup communications between the county’s 11 fire stations and the county communications and dispatch center from 6pm to 6am.
Inject Message #6:
Several phone calls to the Kettle Moraine County 911 center are misdirected to random phone numbers including 1-900 sex lines.
Cell sites throughout the mid-central district become intermittently unstable or unavailable.
Inject Message #7:
The Badger County emergency manager asks the county EC to provide communications between the sheriff’s office, 7 police stations and 5 fire stations until further notice.
Inject Message #8:
The Kettle Moraine County emergency manager asks if ARES/RACES can continue providing backup communications in the county and provide communications to the governor’s office until further notice.
The Brewers loose game 1 of the World Series.
The governor declares a state of emergency and activates the State Emergency Operations Center.
Executives of Cisco, NCR, Semantic, Microsoft, and other internet related companies work frantically to defeat unprecedented cyber attacks.
The FBI raids multiple sites across the country and arrest persons who have allegedly hacked into key computer networks.
Rampant Rangers claim they can not be defeated despite arrests of several of their key members.
Sales of Halloween costumes, especially cartoon heroes, described as unusually high.
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