ARE128 – 20.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s 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 to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

This Vehicle Extrication course meets or exceeds the requirements for NFPA 1006 Standards for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualification, Vehicle Rescuer – Level 2.  The course includes classroom lecture and hands on training of large heavy vehicles incidents. The course main focus is on lifting and stabilization of large vehicles.

Prerequisites

Vehicle Rescuer Level 1: NFPA 1006. Participants are required to present a copy of certificate for prerequisite class to the instructor on the first day of class. Participants that do not show proof of prerequisite may not be allowed to remain in the class.

Course Completion Requirements

PPE / SCBA must be NFPA-approved. See the Student Safety Manual

Use this link to review PPE requirements for level 5. No wildland gear will be allowed.

Attendance Requirements

This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements.

Topics

  • Hazard Recognition & Prioritization
  • Stabilization
  • Heaving Rigging & Towing Equipment Hazards
  • Safe Patient Removal Techniques
  • Incident Command

Suggested Audience

Emergency Responders and Towing Operators

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)
  • State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)

Contact Information

Emergency Services Training Institute
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Toll-Free: (866) 878-8900
Email: esti@teex.tamu.edu

I found the activities in the workshop extremely helpful in identifying my strengths and weaknesses as a facilitator. The hands-on practice exercises allowed me to receive feedback from my peers and the instructor in a non-threatening environment that improved my facilitation skills.

— Nicole Buzello, Lean Facilitator Trainee, Corpus Christi Army Depot
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