Capital Shield - Concept of Operation
Capital Shield is an exercise comprised of multiple FTX and CPX events both linked and de-linked through a scenario which is designed to focus on testing JFHQ-NCR/MDW subordinate units, MDW Installations, and Component Services as a Joint Task Force on OPLAN 3600 requirements of CBRN response, Tech Rescue operations, Mass Casualty treatment, stabilization, evacuation and DSCA.
Validate JFHQ-NCR/MDW, Service Components, National Guard, JTF CAPMED, and Interagency Partners consequence management operation through a FTX and CPX focusing on Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA) scenarios.
Annual Validation of OPLAN 3600 Emergency Preparedness in the NCR.
Execute Command & Control with Subordinate Units, Subordinate Garrisons, Service Components, NG, CapMed and IA mission partners.
Execute interagency interoperability, coordination, and situational awareness within the NCR.
Validate JRC/JRSOI procedures with MDW Subordinates/Installations, Components Services/Installations.
Validate BSI Capabilities for MDW Subordinate Installations & Component Service Installations.
JFHQ-NCR/MDW is prepared to conduct Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA) and BSI operations.