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ID
2-509-1435
Name
Investigative Support Group Supervisor (NQS)
Status
Published
Updated
11/7/2019 4:16:05 PM
Released
11/07/2019
Resource Category
Incident Management
Primary Core Capability
Operational Coordination
Secondary Core Capability
 
Resource Kind
Personnel
Overall Function
The Investigative Support Group Supervisor manages and coordinates support for the Investigative Operations Group
Single resource
In conjunction with a NIMS typed team
NIMS Typed Team
 
In conjunction with a NIMS typed unit
NIMS Typed Unit
 
Description Notes
Not Specified
Supporting Core Capabilities
None
Types
Type Description
Type 1The Investigative Support Group Supervisor: 1. Liaises with other investigation entities, including local, state, tribal, territorial and Federal law enforcement 2. Manages and coordinates support for the Investigative Operations Group by anticipating and responding to requests for resources 3. Supervises and configures group to support operations as necessary
Components
Component Notes  
EducationNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Not Specified
TrainingNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Completion of the following: 1. IS-100: Introduction to the Incident Command System, ICS-100 2. IS-200: Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response, ICS-200 3. ICS-300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents 4. ICS-400: Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff – Complex Incidents 5. IS-700: National Incident Management System, An Introduction 6. IS-800: National Response Framework, An Introduction 7. E/L 0960: NIMS ICS All-Hazards Division / Group Supervisor Course 8. E/G/L 0191: Emergency Operations Center/Incident Command System Interface
ExperienceNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 1. Understands legal, privacy, and ethical issues related to gathering and safeguarding information and evidence acquired during a criminal investigation 2. Knows the laws, policies, rules, methods, and tools involved in conducting a criminal investigation 3. Understands the available local, state, tribal, territorial, and Federal criminal investigation databases, systems, and portals Experience: 1. Successful completion of the National Qualification System (NQS) Position Task Book (PTB) for the National Incident Management System (NIMS) Investigative Support Group Supervisor, or equivalent Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) documentation 2. Experience supervising or managing criminal investigations at the local, state, tribal, territorial, or Federal level
Physical/Medical FitnessThe NIMS Guideline for the NQS defines Physical/Medical Fitness levels for NQS positions.
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Light
CurrencyNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Functions in this position during an operational incident, planned event, exercise, drill, or simulation at least once every five years
Professional and Technical Licenses and CertificationsNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Not Specified
Composition and Ordering Specifications
Specification
Requestor specifies any additional qualifications necessary based on incident complexity and needs
Discuss logistics for deploying this position, such as working conditions, length of deployment, security, lodging, transportation, and meals, prior to deployment
1243
Notes
References
Reference
FEMA, National Qualification System (NQS) Position Task Book for Investigative Support Group Supervisor, latest edition adopted
FEMA, National Incident Management System (NIMS), October 2017
FEMA, NIMS Guideline for the NQS, November 2017
FEMA, National Response Framework, June 2016
FEMA, National Incident Management System Intelligence/Investigations Function Guidance and Field Operations Guide (FOG), October 2013