Rescue Systems I :Fundamentals of Heavy Rescue

Course Hours 48.0 Hours

Course Description

This course is designed to meet the need for technical rescue response of local responders that do not operate a technical rescue team or as a member of a regional GSAR team. The training presented within this course will help local responders operate during a catastrophic event with basic and minimal technical rescue equipment. This course will also prepare local responders to integrate into State and National technical rescue teams that might respond into their area.

Prerequisites

None

Who Should Attend

Emergency responders who are not assigned to a techincal rescue team or GSAR.

Special Notes

Students in this class need to be prepared for long days outside in various weather conditions. Students will need to bring a technical rescue helmet ( fire helmet will work), rope rescue gloves ( structural firefighting gloves must be clean), appropriate clothing to work outside, rehab materials, and note taking materials. There is a night scenerio the last day of class that will run till after midnight.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
03/04/2019 03/09/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. FFAA19074 Register
03/09/2020 03/13/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 07:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/05/2020 10/09/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 07:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon