Volume 20 Issue 3, 2005

Using video during training to enhance learning of emergency incident command and control skills

Jim McLennan, Olga Pavlou, Philip Klein, Mary Omodei

Peer-reviewed Article

Archived Article


In this paper we consider issues associated with training in emergency management incident command and control skills. Critical aspects of training activities are noted and the importance of feedback which promotes reflective self-appraisal is noted. Use of video, particularly head-mounted video-cued recall, in training exercises is discussed.