South Australian Country Fire Service Promotions Unit

Raising awareness of the roles, training and activities of CFS Volunteers state-wide


Task Force
Using the Australasian Inter-service Incident Management System (AIIMS)

Task Force: Is a combination of resources that can be assembled for a specific purpose. Task Forces always have a leader (usually in a separate vehicle) and have a common communications system. Task Forces are established to meet tactical needs and may incorporate a mixture of different resource types. An example of a Task Force may be a Command vehicle, two heavy appliances, one light quick response vehicle (QRV) and a bulldozer.

A Strike Team