ARE130 – 24.00 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 to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

This Area School will consist of classroom activities, lecture, and hands-on field exercises on using hydraulic tools, hand tools, power tools, stabilizing jacks, lifting bags, cribbing, and extrication techniques for passenger vehicles, trucks, and school buses.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Level 4 proper rescue gear or equivalent is required for practical application. This includes, eye protection, helmet, gloves, and boots.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

Topics

  • Course topics change for every event but will be rescue related such as vehicle extrication, vehicle rescue technician 1 and 2, and Rescue Apprentice.

Suggested Audience

All emergency and crisis response personnel.

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

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

Other Information

This area school class offerings differ from year to year. Please refer to the flyer posted on teex.org/extension for scheduled dates and class offerings. (Note: This area school may yet to be scheduled therefore a flyer may not yet be posted.)

Contact Information

Ken King

Region 8 Training Manager
Phone: (903) 818-1823
Email: ken.king@teex.tamu.edu

Excellent. The hands on is more than anywhere else I’ve seen.

— Crime Scene Investigation
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