This course teaches the skills needed to safely and efficiently perform basic technical rescues in industrial and municipal environments.
Successful completion of this course will also provide the participant with the skills necessary to meet Rescue Technician Professional Qualifications, in accordance with National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1006, (Standard for Rescue Technician Professional Qualifications(2013 Ed.) Chapter 5, “Job Performance Requirements”.
This course does not lead to a National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) certification.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Regular station duty wear for fire field activities
- Office attire for classroom sessions.
- You may not wear to any class or field activity
- sleeveless shirts
- open-toed shoes
TopicsRescue Team Organization and Function+Size-Up+Hazard Assessment+Incident Command+Rescue Hardware and Equipment+Rope Technology and Construction+Knots, Bends and Hitches+Patient packaging and handling+Anchor Systems+Belay Systems+Raising (hauling) Systems+Low-angle Rescue Operations+Lowering Systems
All emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel.
Continuing Education & Professional Credits
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Class size limit
Annual Fire Training School Information
If you are attending this course as part of TEEX's Texas Annual Fire Training School taught each March and July, you need to be aware of the following additional information:
Annual Fire Training School Registration Requirements
Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order please place the PO number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.
Annual Fire Training School Late Registration
A $50 late fee will be assessed to payments made after the registration deadline.
Annual Fire Training School Contact Information
If you have any questions about Annual Schools, call (866) 878-8900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.