National Operational Learning (NOL)

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945

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Dear Sir/Madam,

This is an Freedom of Information request to better understand fire services' use of National Operational Learning, as described here.

Has your service appointed a single point of contact (SPoC) for national operational learning (NOL), as recommended in these guidelines?
If so, when were they appointed? If more than one person has held the position please indicate when the first person was appointed.
How many learning incidents has your SPoC (or your FRS) shared through the national operatioanl learning platform?
If you have not appointed a SPoC for learning please indicate why.

For those of you who have already responded to my previous FoI requests, I am very grateful for your help.

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Please find below the responses to your questions.

Has your service appointed a single point of contact (SPoC) for national operational learning (NOL), as recommended in these guidelines     

Yes

If so, when were they appointed? If more than one person has held the position please indicate when the first person was appointed.

The existing SPoC was appointed in October 2018 following the initial SPoC moving roles within Service. The initial SPoC took up position approximately March 2018.

How many learning incidents has your SPoC (or your FRS) shared through the national operational learning platform?

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service have shared 1 learning incident through the National Operational Learning Platform.

If you have not appointed a SPoC for learning please indicate why.

Not applicable

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Monday, 16 September, 2019

Responded: 

Tuesday, 1 October, 2019

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