This course teaches the skills needed to safely and efficiently perform high-angle 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 6, “Rope Rescue Technician. “
This course does not lead to a National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) certification.
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
Due to strenuous demands placed on students, a physical examination is recommended
TopicsMulti-point Anchor Systems+Compound Rope Mechanical Advantage Systems+Fixed Rope Systems+Ascending and descending a fixed rope+Knot Passing+Litter Attendants
Suggested AudienceAll emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsCE
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Course size limit
Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order (including H.B. 2604 voucher) please place the number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO or voucher within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.
The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.