Personnel Services Division

Surge Staffing Section (PSC-PSD-SSS)



Contingency Staffing Support Team (CSST)

The CSST is a group of Coast Guard members attached to PSC-PSD-SSS, experts in the use of the Direct Access Mobilization System, the Incident Command System (ICS), and contingency request for forces (RFF). The team is ready to deploy in an advisory capacity to ensure IMTs effectively managing inbound/outbound personnel, forecast personnel needs, and communicate effectively through ADMIN-OIX and Direct Access Mobilization. Determination of CSST deployment will be at the discretion of the Surge Staffing Section Chief to ensure proper utilization.