Rescue I Rope Rescue Awareness and Operations NFPA 1006

ASP121 - 36.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

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(2003 Ed.) Chapter 5, “Job Performance Requirements”.

This course does not lead to a National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) certification.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Attire

  • Regular station duty wear for fire field activities
  • Office attire for classroom sessions.
  • You may not wear to any class or field activity
    • shorts
    • sleeveless shirts
    • open-toed shoes

Topics

Rescue 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

Suggested Audience

All emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel.

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    Other Information

    Hours

    • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

    Class size limit

    • 25 Students

    Contact Information

    Jeff Rhoads

    Phone: 8668788900 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

    Resources

    Related Courses

    ASP120+ASP122+ASP124+ASP125Rescue IV Ag Rescue+Rescue II Trench Rescue+Rescue V Confined Space Rescue NFPA 1006+Rescue VI Rope Rescue Technician NFPA 1006Rescue IV Ag Rescue+Rescue II Trench Rescue+Rescue V Confined Space Rescue NFPA 1006+Rescue VI Rope Rescue Technician NFPA 1006Rescue IV Ag Rescue+Rescue II Trench Rescue+Rescue V Confined Space Rescue NFPA 1006+Rescue VI Rope Rescue Technician NFPA 1006

    Policies

    Annual Municipal School registration late fee

    A $50.00 late fee will be assessed to payments made after the registration deadline for the Annual Municipal School classes.

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